At UN, a world stage for disputes often out of the spotlight

By Jennifer Peltz | AP September 28 at 1:51 PM UNITED NATIONS — The Middle East. Trade tensions. Iran’s nuclear program. Venezuela’s […]

Bangladeshi leader at UN: Rohingya refugee crisis worsening

FILE – A Nov. 17, 2018 file photo of Balukhali refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar, in Bangladesh. A Cabinet minister […]

Venezuela VP condemns countries that shunned Maduro

By Alexandra Olson | AP September 27 at 8:50 PM UNITED NATIONS — Venezuela’s vice president condemned the U.S. and more than […]

China’s government, turning 70, tells its story at the UN

UNITED NATIONS — Four days before its communist government’s 70th birthday, China on Friday condemned protectionism and unilateralism as “major […]

Russian minster: West out of step, can’t accept its decline

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, right, walks onto the stage to address the 74th session of the United Nations General […]

N. Korea to Trump: Make ‘bold decision’ to revive diplomacy

By Edith M. Lederer and Hyung-Jin Kim | AP September 27 at 12:13 PM UNITED NATIONS — North Korea accused the United […]

Kashmiris eagerly await India, Pakistan leaders’ UN speeches

An Indian paramilitary force soldier stands guard near a barbed wire barricade during restrictions in Srinagar Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, […]

The Latest: Saudi Arabia urges pressure on Iran

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly’s annual gathering of world leaders (all times local): 7:55 p.m. […]

Abbas slams US for ‘depriving peace process of credibility’

By Edith M. Lederer and Maria Sanminiatelli | AP September 26 at 8:38 PM UNITED NATIONS — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas took […]

Saudi FM: Financial pressure is best way to control Iran

Saudi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 26, […]