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UN report agrees about Pakistan being victim of terrorism from Afghanistan

02 February, 2020 6:20 pm 6:20 pm

NEW YORK (Web Desk) – The UN report has agreed about Pakistan being victim of cross-border terrorism emanating from Afghanistan. The report of Monitoring Team of UNSC Committee overseeing sanctions against Al-Qaeda and Da’esh expressed concern over the growth of terrorist organizations in Afghanistan and their impact on the region. The report also endorsed Pakistan’s … Read More

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Afghanistan election violence left 85 dead, says UN report

10 October, 2019 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Violence linked to Afghanistan’s election last month left 85 civilians dead and more than 370 wounded, a United Nations report said on Tuesday. The bulk of the casualties were caused by Taliban fighters, who attacked several polling stations in an attempt to derail the vote. Only a quarter of eligible voters cast … Read More


Climate SOS: Five-year period ending 2019 to be hottest on record

09 September, 2019 7:42 am 7:42 am

NEW YORK – A damning new UN report published on Sunday warned the world was falling badly behind in the race to avert climate disaster as a result of runaway warming, with the five years ending 2019 set to be the hottest ever. The report comes ahead of a major UN climate summit on Monday … Read More

Myanmar troops’ sexual violence against Rohingya shows ‘genocid...

08 August, 2019 9:14 pm 9:14 pm

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Sexual violence committed by Myanmar troops against Rohingya women and girls in 2017 was an indication of the military’s genocidal intent to destroy the mainly Muslim ethnic minority, United Nations investigators concluded in a report released on Thursday. The panel of independent investigators, set up by the UN Human Rights Council … Read More

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Saudi crown prince linked to Khashoggi murder in UN report

06 June, 2019 12:55 pm 12:55 pm

GENEVA/RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and other senior officials should be investigated over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi given credible evidence against them, a UN rights investigator said. Khashoggi’s death stirred widespread disgust and hurt the image of the prince, previously admired in the West for pushing to end the … Read More

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen rejects UN report

08 August, 2018 9:44 am 9:44 am

SAUDI ARABIA (92 News) – The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has rejected a UN report which said some of its attacks may amount to war crimes. In a statement the coalition said it has co-operated in an open and transparent manner with the UN group since they began working in December last year. It says … Read More