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Addressing violence engulfing the Middle East, President Obama says the status quo in Gaza is not sustainable and America will not give up on peace.
President Obama says it is time for the rest of the world to reject the ideology of organizations like ISIS and the U.S. must offer an alternative vision.
At the United Nations General Debate President Obama lays out a plan of how the international community will confront ISIS. Obama says the U.S. will not act alone and does not intend to send U.S troops to occupy foreign lands.
President Obama addresses terrorism at the 2014 United Nations General Debate.
At the 2014 United Nations General Debate, President Obama outlines the Russian aggression in Europe, saying America believes "right makes might" and will impose a cost on Russia.
President Obama remarks at the 2014 United Nations General Debate, on international issues including Ebola, Russian aggression in Europe and terror threats, and discusses the choice the UN faces together.
The United Nations General Debate has begun in New York. President Obama is scheduled to speak shortly, with CNBC's John Harwood.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on U.S. efforts to get other regional powers to participate in the campaign against ISIS strongholds.
The U.S. will support civil society and expression, even if foreign governments don't like it, the president says.
Iran's economy is showing tentative signs of strengthening. But it still has a long way to go.
Fishery poaching is wiping out shoreline stocks and pushing poor fishermen from some countries toward piracy.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 16- The United Nations, Israel and the Palestinian Authority have reached a deal to allow reconstruction work to begin in the war-torn Gaza Strip with U.N. monitoring of the use of materials, U.N.
The number of chronically undernourished people dropped by more than 100 million, equivalent to a country the size of the Philippines, according to a report by the United Nations food agency, International Fund for Agricultural Development and World Food Programme.
Government drives to improve nutrition have helped put the developing world on track to meet a United Nations goal to halve the proportion of people suffering from hunger between 1990 and 2015, the U.N. food agency, International Fund for Agricultural Development, and World Food Programme said.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 9- The 193- member United Nations General Assembly agreed on Tuesday to negotiate and adopt a multilateral legal framework for sovereign debt restructuring processes to improve the global financial system, spurred by Argentina's debt crisis.
Staff with the World Health Organization battling an Ebola outbreak in West Africa see evidence the numbers of reported cases and deaths vastly underestimates the scale of the outbreak.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speaks with interim Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk as he arrived at Heartland Brewery Chophouse in NYC for a dinner with the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America following his address to the UN Security Council.
NBC's Ian Williams reports the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will be traveling to the U.S. to meet President Obama in Washington.
U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, says tensions in Crimea could lead to a new "Cold War" but insisted that it's important for "cool heads" to prevail.
A start-up is trying to tackle the problem of world hunger with what it hopes will be a game-changing idea? Bugs.