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UN says migrants in Yemen stranded, abused amid coronavirus fears
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World hunger rising and COVID-19 threatens to make it worse, says UN
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UN's top court backs Qatar in air blockade row with neighbours
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China slaps retaliatory sanctions on U.S. senators
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UN limits aid to Syria's rebel area after Russia opposes dual routes
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Venezuela crisis: Security forces accused of human rights abuses
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Latin America: UN urges collaboration to prevent economic crisis
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Cycle rally held to spread awareness about Chinese occupation of Tibet
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'Lessons have been learned' 25 years after Srebrenica massacre, former UN judge says
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UN chief: Foreign interference in Libya at 'unprecedented levels'
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Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit as Brazil's coronavirus toll soars
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Trump Admin Gives Formal Notice of US Withdrawal From WHO
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U.N labels Syrian, Russian airstrikes war crimes
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'Closely monitoring the developments in Hong Kong': India's Ambassador to UN in Geneva
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Iran's Zarif says ending arms ban 'inseparable' from nuclear deal
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Britain to talk to partners in UN over China law move
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Libya human rights abuses: UN considering a draft resolution
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India keeping a close watch on recent developments in Hong Kong, says permanent representative to UN
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