US Secretary of State John Kerry accused Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday of carrying out “nothing short of a massacre”

US Secretary of State John Kerry accused Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday of carrying out “nothing short of a massacre” as tens of thousands of Syrian civilians remained trapped in Aleppo. “The Assad regime is actually carrying out nothing Read more

A group of up to 17 countries led by Belarus has blocked a plan to include the rights of gay, lesbian and transgender communities in a new urban strategy drawn up by the United Nations

LONDON, Oct 13 — A group of up to 17 countries led by Belarus has blocked a plan to include the rights of gay, lesbian and transgender communities in a new urban strategy drawn up by the United Nations, according to Read more

UNITED Nations Secretary General, Mr Ban Ki Moon, has urged Tanzania to uphold mediation efforts in conflict-hit countries across the Great Lakes region.

Mr Ki Moon observed yesterday during his meeting with Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation Minister, Ambassador Augustine Mahiga. Dr Mahiga is in New York, where he is attending the 71st session of the United Nations on behalf of President Read more