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    UN may run out of money: Guterres

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:48am on October 09, 2019

    The United Nations is running a deficit of $230 million, secretary general Antonio Guterres said on Monday, and may run out of money by the...

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    Violence against Afghan kids up

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    From 2015 to 2018 a United Nations team studying the plight of children in war-torn Afghanistan documented 14,202 grave violations against them throughout the country,...

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    At UN, Malaysia PM seeks to curb use of sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 03:23pm on September 28, 2019

    Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday urged greater international control of sanctions, criticising US attempts to force all countries to stop doing business with...

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    US presses India on Kashmir rights

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:22am on September 28, 2019

    The United States wants New Delhi to quickly ease restrictions imposed in Kashmir, a senior official said Thursday, declaring president Donald Trump’s willingness to mediate...

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    Countries commit to fight fake news

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2019

    Twenty countries, including France, Britain and India, signed an agreement at the UN on Thursday that aims to stop the spread of fake news online....

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    All agreements off if Israel annexes territory: Abbas

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2019

    Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas told the United Nations Thursday he would terminate all signed agreements with Israel if it moved forward with plans announced by...

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    Morrison says Greta Thunberg being exploited for ulterior motives

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations, United States | Updated at 04:01pm on September 26, 2019

    Australian prime minister Scott Morrison used his UN speech on Wednesday to slam critics of his country’s climate record and to suggest Swedish teen Greta...

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    Rouhani refuses talks with US following intensified sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations, United States | Updated at 03:11pm on September 26, 2019

    Iran’s president on Wednesday closed the door on meeting Donald Trump despite last-minute European efforts to ease tensions as the United States again ramped up...

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    Trump criticises China over Hong Kong, Uighur issues

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations, United States | Updated at 03:16pm on September 25, 2019

    The United States ramped up pressure on China at the Unites Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, rallying countries against Beijing’s treatment of Uighur Muslims and...

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    Bolsonaro claims media manipulating news regarding Amazon fire

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 02:12pm on September 25, 2019

    Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday it was a lie that the Amazon was being devastated by fire and accused countries critical of him of...

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