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Warning of death of Iranian woman after ‘inappropriate’ hijab arrest |

Mahsa Amini was arrested a week ago in Tehran by Iranian “moral police”. The 22-year-old, whose Kurdish…

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Floods in Pakistan: 6 months until the waters run out, relief agencies warn |

Nearly 8 million people have been displaced by the disaster, and the United Nations continues to compete…

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Afghanistan: UN urges Taliban to grant girls full access to schools |

The UN secretary-general tweeted on Sunday with a strong personal appeal: “The past 12 months have been…

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Global UN Forum, Necessity and Impact of Inter-Korean Cooperation |

At the opening ceremony of the 2022 Global South-South Development Expo, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged the creation…

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Myanmar: Evidence of crimes against humanity rises after coup |

The Geneva-based organization was briefed by Nicholas Koumjian, head of the Myanmar Independent Investigative Organization (IIMM), who…

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UN chief sees ‘great heights’ of human endurance and heroism amid ‘climate carnage’ in Pakistan |

The UN chief landed in Sindh province before flying over some of the worst-affected areas on his…

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In the Field: Black Pig, Green Tea, Pink Orchid – Conservation of Natural Resources in China |

Chinese Black Pork, Bryson John Cheng/ Unsplash Ongoing Access and Benefit Sharing Projects (ABS) in Yunnan, Hunan…

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Pakistan: UN Expands Financial and Other Aid After ‘Recent Climate Tragedy’ |

These funds will help prevent waterborne diseases and epidemics and provide nutritional supplements, clean water, reproductive health…

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Guterres in flood-affected Pakistan calls for ‘massive’ global assistance, stronger action on climate change |

Pakistan has been flooded with monsoon rainfall, flash floods and rain-induced landslides since mid-June, causing widespread devastation…