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Iran pushes for end to arms embargo in nuke deal

...arms and ballistic missiles" would be incorporated in any new U.N. guidelines for Iran. It also said "a new U.N. Security Council resolution ... will endorse" any deal.Negotiators and some foreign ministers of the six world powers plus...
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Confidential UN report positive on Iran nuclear commitments

...stockpile was just under that level as of Tuesday.The report was circulated among the 35-nation IAEA board and the U.N. Security Council as the IAEA chief left for Tehran to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and U.S. Secretary of State...
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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

SANAA, Yemen - Yemen's humanitarian cease-fire came under significant strain in its first 24 hours Wednesday, disrupted by a Saudi-led coalition airstrike, fighting between rival sides in a strategic province and shelling by coalition warships west of the port city of Aden.The airstrike in Abyan province was in response to an attempt by the Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, to send a military convoy to reinforce their forces in Aden, according to Yemeni security officials. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage from the airstrike.
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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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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...
Turkey fortifies its border; bomb blast in Damascus

...few observers expect a major breakthrough. Syria has the protection or Russia, a veto-wielding member of the U.N. Security Council, and has so far been impervious to international pressure.Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Moscow...


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