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“Our hopes and dreams drown in their empty words and promises," the Swedish climate activist said.
Negotiations between the U.S. and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have languished since 2019.
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani stressed “the necessity of continuing dialogue with Taliban" to the U.N. "because boycott only leads to polarization and reactions."
Even if the president persuades Congress to fund his proposal, it'll still be less per year than what the U.S. spends on a single aircraft carrier.
President Joe Biden addressed the United Nations General Assembly and looked forward into the future.
The president is facing a healthy measure of skepticism from allies during his week of high-level diplomacy.
Low vaccination rates in poor countries and onerous quarantines risk tilting 2021's U.N. climate talks further in rich nations' favor. Advocates worry that’s by design.
Army Col. Mamadi Doumbouya announced on state television that the West African country's constitution is declared invalid in an apparent coup d'etat.
A new report from the United Nations weather agency finds the world is getting several times more weather disasters than in the 1970s.
The devastation could soon worsen with Tropical Depression Grace, which is expected to reach Haiti on Monday night with strong winds and flash flooding.
Some fear the U.S. is failing to move fast enough to bring to safety the Afghans who fear retribution from the Taliban.
The international program sent more doses to Britain in June than to the entire continent of Africa.
The latest global climate report makes clear we need to suck carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere, and “planting trees” won’t be enough.
The 18-year-old Swedish climate activist shared her thoughts on the dire Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report.
The sweep comes despite warnings from the United Nations that a military victory and takeover by the Taliban would not be recognized.
The latest review of climate literature finds that the window to avert catastrophic warming with existing tools is rapidly closing.
Michelle Bachelet's landmark report offers a look at the centuries of mistreatment faced by Black people worldwide, including from the transatlantic slave trade.
The president on Wednesday announced 16 other nominations for key roles in his administration.
The pandemic has stymied global efforts to eradicate AIDS, the UN General Assembly said Tuesday as it called for urgent action to end AIDS by 2030.
The ACLU, families of victims and hundreds of civic groups demanded the U.N. independently investigate police brutality against Black people in America.