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# UN

Last year
United Nations ready for ‘heartbreaking’ decision to pull out of Afghanistan
UN demands access to Ukrainian children deported to Russia
Russia defends itself from criticism over UN Security Council presidency
Barry Andrews: Russia at the helm of the UN Security Council from today makes a mockery of it
Barry Andrews
Ukraine's foreign minister says Russia UN Security Council presidency a 'slap in the face'
UN adopts ‘historic’ resolution on legal obligations to fight climate change
Founder of girls' education project in Afghanistan arrested by Taliban authorities in Kabul
UN investigation finds migrants stuck in Libya are being tortured and forced into sex slavery
United Nations accuses both Russian and Ukrainian forces of 'summary executions' of prisoners
UN-backed inquiry accuses Russia of war crimes in Ukraine
UN talks on agreement to protect the high seas continue into the early morning
Over 100 nations, including Ireland, back Vanuatu plan to tackle climate change
UN rights committee 'seriously concerned' over children in Ireland experiencing homelessness
United Nations chief fears world is heading toward a wider war
UN chief says prospects for peace in Ukraine 'keep diminishing' as anniversary nears
Israel forces kill five Palestinians in Jericho raid according to official
Past eight years were hottest since records began, UN scientists confirm
UN urges 'impartial' probe after 28 killed in Burkina Faso
Seven people charged in Lebanon over attack that killed Private Seán Rooney last month
All time
UN won't halt aid to Afghanistan despite ban on women working in the country's aid sector
UN urges Taliban to end 'terrible' university ban on women
UN Security Council adopts first ever Myanmar resolution and calls for release of Aung San Suu Kyi
Iran ousted from UN women's rights body over protest crackdown
Russian invasion of Ukraine and veto undermines UN Security Council, Coveney says
UN launches record €49 billion emergency funding appeal amid Ukraine war and climate emergencies
UN puts French baguette on cultural heritage list
COP27 summit strikes historic deal to fund climate damages
World population set to reach eight billion today
Warming weather and rising seas getting worse, UN meteorological report warns
Twitter starts rolling out paid subscriptions as UN calls for human rights to be respected
G7 discuss winter aid package for Ukraine as grain shipments resume
Yellowstone, Kilimanjaro glaciers among those set to vanish by 2050, UNESCO warns
UN report finds current climate pledges 'nowhere near' enough to prevent 1.5C warming
US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region
Ireland 'deeply frustrated' at Security Council’s failure to act on Russia, Palestine and climate change
Zelenskyy urges 'just punishment' against Russia in address to United Nations
Taoiseach's flight from Dublin to New York forced to return to Ireland due to a bird strike
Exclusion of Afghan girls from high schools ‘shameful’, says UN
Chance for peace in Ukraine is 'minimal' at present, UN chief says after call with Putin
UN accuses Taliban of harassing female staff in Afghanistan