South Korea needs to use THAAD for self-defense against Pyongyang, says Susan Thornton, U.S. acting assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific Affairs.
Syrian children suffered the most war-related violations in 2016 as the civil war waged on for the sixth year, a UNICEF report showed.
Unnerved by North Korea's military threat, the U.S. and China are likely to clash as they search for a solution in how to deal with Pyongyang; analyst.
HONG KONG/ LONDON, March 8- Brussels based inter-bank messaging system SWIFT said it had cut off North Korean banks under U.N. sanctions, after Belgium said it would no longer give authorization for such transactions. However, the Belgian move also follows a United Nations report last month which said any company trading with a designated North Korean bank would...
Glocom is a front company run by North Korean intelligence agents, according to a UN report seen by Reuters.
China will suspend all imports of coal from North Korea starting Feb. 19, the country's commerce ministry said.
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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said a "comprehensive political solution" is needed to solve world conflicts.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tennesee) discusses the new sanctions from the Trump administration targeting entities involved in Iran's missile testing.
Top aide to Iran's supreme leader Ali Akbar Velayati blamed the "inexperienced" Trump administration for apparent U.S. threats. NBCNews reports.
Former U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon, once considered front-runner to be the next South Korean president, ruled out a run for the job on Wednesday.
U.S. Mission to the United Nations said it wanted the U.N.'s most powerful body to discuss Sunday's purported launch of a missile.
It’s not entirely clear what those aides hope to gain by undermining their boss' legitimacy, writes Vox's Yochi Dreazen.
The administration may also call for a review of treaties with multiple countries, with the goal of determining which ones to exit.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley easily won confirmation to be President Donald Trump's ambassador to the United Nations, NBC News reported.
Business leaders must become part of the solution and further aid humanitarian organizations' efforts, Richard Curtis told CNBC.
David Nabarro, special adviser to the UN Secretary-General, talks about how the UN's 2030 sustainable development agenda is strongly agreed on by WEF attendees.
The World Economic Forum's (WEF) flagship annual report surveyed 750 experts to identify the most significant global concerns.
Syrian government planes bombarded a rebel-held area near Damascus Sunday, a rebel official and monitors said, amid a fragile ceasefire.
Some experts warn Kim Jong Un may soon have a nuclear warhead capable of reaching the West Coast of the U.S., NBC News reports.