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Rival forces fight over key sites in Burundi's capital

...condemned any attempts to seize power through violence in Burundi and urged talks between the warring factions.The U.N. Security Council and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned leaders of the attempted coup for trying to oust the elected government...
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Yemen's humanitarian truce barely holds as violence resumes

...cease-fire is meant to help ease the suffering of civilians in Yemen, the Arab world's poorest country.A U.N. Security Council statement late Tuesday called on the secretary-general to convene U.N.-led talks on Yemen, and it urged...
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My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

...Nonproliferation Treaty, which it is a signatory to, and to U.N. Security Council Resolutions about its nuclear program. In 2010...treaty and the country continues to thwart the U.N. Security Council's resolutions and refuses to make public its...
N. Korean diplomats cause chaos at UN event on rights's official name, the "Democratic People's Republic of Korea."International pressure last year led the U.N. Security Council to place the issue on its agenda of matters of international peace and security.As the event came to a close...
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Bombs shatter houses in Yemen capital, hit near Iran Embassy

...authorized to discuss the ship movement on the record.The carrier's deployment follows last week's approval of a U.N. Security Council resolution that imposed an arms embargo on three Houthi leaders, two key supporters, Yemen's ex-president...
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US brings terrorism on itself if it vetoes a valid Palestinian resolution

...administration should not veto expected resolutions in the U.N. Security Council on Palestine. The issue is likely to come to...States vetoes a pro-Palestine resolution in the U.N. Security Council, the only reason will be domestic politics...
Outside editorial: Pressuring N Korea's Kim

...pad for another show of force in defiance of the U.N. Security Council. If the North launches, the council's response...dismantling its dangerous nuclear program. The U.N. Security Council passed economic sanctions in 2006 after Pyongyang...
Sierra Leone to shut down for three days to slow Ebola

...hiding.At an emergency meeting, meanwhile, the U.N. Security Council unanimously called the crisis "a threat to international...survive during the three-day shutdown."The U.N. Security Council resolution was co-sponsored by an unprecedented...
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Iran minister, UN chief discuss nuclear issue the role of the United Nations and we had a good discussion on the nuclear issue and on other issues."The U.N. Security Council has imposed four rounds of sanctions against Iran because of concerns it is seeking to develop nuclear weapons...
Outside editorial: Apply the lessons of Iraq to Iran

...Inquirer: Sound off on the important issues at Four years ago this month, Secretary of State Colin Powell told the U.N. Security Council that the United States had undeniable proof that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was stockpiling weapons of mass...


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