Consignment owned by Vietnamese diplomat at UN held over alleged tax evasion

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Consignment owned by Vietnamese diplomat at UN held over alleged tax evasion

A consignment containing a number of goods brought home from the U.S. by a Vietnamese diplomat is being held for investigation as he is suspected of dodging taxes for the products.

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Diplomat says Syria talks a 'complete failure'

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A Western diplomat calls Syria peace talks a "complete failure" before they started Friday, after UN said it would press ahead despite opposition boycott.

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Syrian government to start peace talks on Friday: U.N.

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Syrian government to start peace talks on Friday: U.N.

The U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura will meet a Syrian government delegation in Geneva on Friday to kick off the first peace talks for almost two years and will later meet other participants in the talks, his office said in a statement.

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N.Korea apparently readying 'some kind of launch': US officials

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N.Korea apparently readying 'some kind of launch': US officials

North Korea appears to be readying some kind of a rocket launch, two US defense officials said Thursday, amid concerns Pyongyang is preparing to test a ballistic missile in violation of UN Security Council rules.

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WHO calls for common sense travel, trade measures on Zika

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Bruce Aylward, the assistant director of the The World Health Organization, says the UN agency has called for an emergency meeting partly to ensure that national authorities do not impose inappropriate travel or trade restrictions in the face of the Zika virus outbreak.

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Global health body under pressure to stop Zika virus

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Global health body under pressure to stop Zika virus

The World Health Organization will hold a special session on Thursday on the Zika virus as the U.N. agency comes under pressure for quick action against the infection linked to thousands of birth defects in Brazil that is spreading through Latin America and the Caribbean.

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U.S., China agree on need for new U.N. measure on North Korea

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U.S., China agree on need for new U.N. measure on North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi agreed on Wednesday on the need for a significant new U.N. Security resolution targeting North Korea after its Jan. 6 nuclear test, though there were few signs of concrete progress.

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UN chief takes aim at Israel over new settlements

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UN chief takes aim at Israel over new settlements

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday criticized Israel's new plans for Jewish settlements in the West Bank and spoke of growing Palestinian frustration after 50 years of Israeli military rule.

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WMO says 2015 hottest year on record

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The U.N. World Meteorlogical Organization confirms that 2015 was the hottest year on record.

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Taliban want removal from UN blacklist before peace talks

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Taliban want removal from UN blacklist before peace talks

Afghanistan’s Taliban want to be removed from a UN blacklist before considering rejoining peace talks aimed at ending a 15-year civil war, a senior member said, as its political wing met activists at an unofficial forum in Qatar.

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U.N. envoy says Syria peace talks may be delayed, pressure needed

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U.N. envoy says Syria peace talks may be delayed, pressure needed

Internationally brokered talks between Syria's government and opposition groups due to start on Jan. 25 may be delayed, but major powers must keep up the pressure to bring participants to the table, the United Nations envoy said on Wednesday.

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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Japan, Vietnam cooperate in UN peacekeeping operations

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Japan, Vietnam cooperate in UN peacekeeping operations

Vietnam and Japan will work together in UN peacekeeping operations as agreed in the minutes of the two countries’ ground staff officers’ third consultation.

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

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An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants, the United Nations said on January 19.

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

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About 3,500 slaves held by Islamic State in Iraq: U.N. report

An estimated 3,500 people, mainly women and children, are being held as slaves in Iraq by Islamic State militants, the United Nations said on January 19.

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