17 UN Personnel Accused of Sex Abuse in C. African Republic
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17 UN Personnel Accused of Sex Abuse in C. African Republic

HIPPOLYTE MARBOUA, Associated Press BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — A civilian staff member with…

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South Sudan Sanctions ‘Blocked by Russia and Angola’
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South Sudan Sanctions ‘Blocked by Russia and Angola’

(BBC) – Russia and Angola have opposed moves at the UN Security Council to impose…

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UN Strongly Approves Palestinian Proposal to Raise Flag
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UN Strongly Approves Palestinian Proposal to Raise Flag

CARA ANNA, Associated Press EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.…

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UN Rights Chief Alleges French Soldier Sexually Abused Girl
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UN Rights Chief Alleges French Soldier Sexually Abused Girl

GENEVA (AP) — United Nations staff turned up a case of sexual abuse of a…

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South Sudan President Salva Kiir Signs Peace Deal
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South Sudan President Salva Kiir Signs Peace Deal

(BBC) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has signed a peace deal with rebels after…

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UN: Some Sexual Abuse Charges Against Peacekeepers Ignored
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UN: Some Sexual Abuse Charges Against Peacekeepers Ignored

CARA ANNA, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The 12-year-old girl said she had been…

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Ban Fires UN Peacekeeping Chief in Central African Republic
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Ban Fires UN Peacekeeping Chief in Central African Republic

CARA ANNA, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief has fired the head…

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U.S. Gun Violence: A Human Rights Failure
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U.S. Gun Violence: A Human Rights Failure

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — The United Nations Human Rights Committee…

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UN Ebola Mission Winds Down, WHO Takes Reins in West Africa
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UN Ebola Mission Winds Down, WHO Takes Reins in West Africa

MARIA CHENG, Associated Press Medical Writer RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press Medical Writer LONDON (AP) —…

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UN Conference in Ethiopia Calls for Global Finance Reform
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UN Conference in Ethiopia Calls for Global Finance Reform

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A U.N. conference has agreed to reform global finance to spur development…

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