• UN weather agency sounds alarm on extreme events in Antarctica

    UN weather agency sounds alarm on extreme events in Antarctica

    Apr 06, 2022 16:34

    Scientists with the United Nations weather agency have expressed fresh concern over the climate crisis following recent extreme events in Antarctica—an area they say should not be taken "for granted."

  • Pay attention: Yemen starves

    Pay attention: Yemen starves

    Mar 20, 2022 20:56

    The World Food Program estimates that half of all Yemen’s children under 5, about 2.3 million kids, are at risk of acute malnutrition, with 400,000 at risk of dying if they don’t receive treatment, according to a spokesperson for the organization who asked not to be named because even the U.N. fears the consequences of criticizing Saudi Arabia.

  • Famine in Yemen could increase fivefold without immediate action, UN warns

    Famine in Yemen could increase fivefold without immediate action, UN warns

    Mar 20, 2022 00:05

    The IPC analysis expresses particular concern that 31,000 people in Yemen are currently facing extreme hunger levels — what it classifies as a phase 5 catastrophe — and that the figure is projected to rise to 161,000 over the second half of the year.

  • UN expert warns millions suffering in deadly pollution ‘sacrifice zones’

    UN expert warns millions suffering in deadly pollution ‘sacrifice zones’

    Mar 12, 2022 17:56

    In a report presented to the UN Human Rights Council recently, David Boyd, the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment says pollution contributed to twice as many premature deaths as COVID-19 in the first 18 months of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Following “unjustifiable” UAE bombing of Saada prison, US & UN condemn Yemeni retaliation

    Following “unjustifiable” UAE bombing of Saada prison, US & UN condemn Yemeni retaliation

    Feb 01, 2022 17:46

    Despite the Saudi-led US- backed Coalition’s increased attacks against Yemen, Yemen`s retaliatory attacks were met with denunciation by Coalition allies, including the Biden administration and the UN Security Council. Even the Zionist regime proclaimed its support for the UAE.

  • World mum on Saudi-UAE war crimes in Yemen

    World mum on Saudi-UAE war crimes in Yemen

    Jan 21, 2022 15:18

    Perhaps, peace in the UN jargon means the conquest of Yemen by Saudi Arabia and the UAE with their unending supply of state-of-the-art weapons from the US, Britain, and France; coupled with the total subjugation of the poor people of Yemen as the slaves of the West and even of the illegal Zionist entity.

  • UN policies expand theatre of Yemen war into UAE

    UN policies expand theatre of Yemen war into UAE

    Jan 20, 2022 23:05

    The United Nations Organization is supposed to be strictly neutral and to spare no efforts in brokering peace between or among its member states without taking sides with any party. This appears fine on paper, especially on the UN Charter, but in practice the so-called World Body has long deviated from its goals and allowed itself to be used as a tool for serving the vested interests of some of its founding members, especially the US.

  • Day of Deceit

    Day of Deceit

    Dec 02, 2021 20:40

    No matter what deceptive words UN officials and the politicians of the West use to try to lull Palestinians and their sympathizers into sleep, November 29 remains an indelible blot on the World Body. Actually, it is the day that has come to highlight the shortcomings of the UN and its member states as the Zionist occupiers grow more entrenched with each passing year, while trampling the basic rights of the Palestinian people under their feet.

  • UN human rights envoy slams racist voter suppression in US

    UN human rights envoy slams racist voter suppression in US

    Nov 28, 2021 21:25

    A top human rights official at the United Nations has concluded that new voting restrictions pushed by conservatives in Texas and other states are diluting the political representation of people of color in the United States, where human rights protections are “far from comprehensive” and “even incoherent.”

  • Toothless UN resolutions no solution for Palestinian plight

    Toothless UN resolutions no solution for Palestinian plight

    Nov 21, 2021 17:57

    The latest resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on the rights of Palestinians living in their Zionist-usurped homeland, although welcomed by all those sympathetic to the plight of a long-oppressed nation, is not expected to force the Israeli regime to honor it, let alone implement its clauses.