U.N. says Syria death toll tops 190,000, rights envoy raps world powers

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U.N. says Syria death toll tops 190,000, rights envoy raps world powers

More than 191,000 people were killed in the first three years of Syria's civil war, a U.N. report said on Friday, and the world body's human rights envoy rebuked leading powers for failing to halt what she branded a "wholly avoidable human catastrophe".

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Liberia hunts escaped Ebola victims as WHO calls for controls

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Liberia hunts escaped Ebola victims as WHO calls for controls

Liberia struggled on Monday to track down 17 suspected Ebola carriers who fled quarantine at the weekend, while the U.N. health agency urged affected West African nations to screen all departures in a bid to contain the worst outbreak of the virus.

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UN Ebola pointman to visit west Africa

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UN Ebola pointman to visit west Africa

The UN's new pointman on Ebola was due to arrive in west Africa on Thursday for a visit aimed at shoring up health services in the region where at least 1,350 lives have been lost to the virus.

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UN's top Ebola official wants preparations for 'flareup'

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The United Nations' new pointman on Ebola said on Friday he was preparing for a possible flareup of the epidemic in West Africa.

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European push for new UN resolution on Gaza

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Britain, France and Germany have launched a fresh bid at the UN to end six weeks of violence in Gaza, after Israeli warplanes killed three top Hamas commanders, inflicting a heavy blow on the movement's armed wing.

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Vietnam condemns China’s inhuman acts against fishermen

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Vietnam condemns China’s inhuman acts against fishermen

Vietnam vehemently opposes China’s inhuman actions against Vietnamese fishing vessels operating legally in Vietnam’s waters.

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Vietnam condemns China’s inhuman acts against fishermen

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Vietnam condemns China’s inhuman acts against fishermen

Vietnam vehemently opposes China’s inhuman actions against Vietnamese fishing vessels operating legally in Vietnam’s waters.

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Vietnam condemns inhuman acts against fishermen

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Vietnam condemns inhuman acts against fishermen

Vietnam strongly condemns inhumane actions against its fishermen operating legally in the country’s waters, said Foreign Ministry’s spokesman Le Hai Binh at a regular press briefing in Hanoi on August 21.

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UN Security Council urges Israel, Palestinians to resume talks

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UN Security Council urges Israel, Palestinians to resume talks

The UN Security Council on Wednesday (Aug 20) urged Israel and the Palestinians to return to the negotiating table to quickly agree on a lasting truce in Gaza.

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U.N. sends aid to half a million fleeing violence in Iraq

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The United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday it was launching a major aid operation to get supplies to more than half a million people displaced by fighting in northern Iraq.

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Workshop helps raise ASEAN climate negotiators’ capacity

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Workshop helps raise ASEAN climate negotiators’ capacity

Strengthening ASEAN negotiators’ capacity for engaging in international climate change talks is the main focus of a workshop currently underway in Hanoi under sponsorship of the UN Development Programme and the UK Foreign Commonwealth Office.

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Vietnam makes progress in MDGs, but more efforts needed: UN

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Vietnam makes progress in MDGs, but more efforts needed: UN

Vietnam has delivered a good performance in implementing the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), but it should make more efforts to fulfill the goals by the end of 2015 as scheduled, the UN Resident Coordinator in the Southeast Asian country said Monday.

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Vietnam make progress in MDGs, but more efforts needed: UN

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Vietnam make progress in MDGs, but more efforts needed: UN

Vietnam has delivered a good performance in implementing the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), but it should make more efforts to fulfill the goals by the end of 2015 as scheduled, the UN Resident Coordinator in the Southeast Asian country said Monday.

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U.N. nuclear chief upbeat after 'useful' Iran visit

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U.N. nuclear chief upbeat after 'useful' Iran visit

Iran has given a firm commitment to cooperate with a U.N. nuclear watchdog investigation into suspected atomic bomb research, the head of the agency said after what he described as a "useful" visit to Tehran on Sunday.

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U.N. Security Council blacklists Islamist militants in Iraq, Syria

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The United Nations Security Council took aim at Islamist militants in Iraq and Syria on Friday, blacklisting six people including the Islamic State spokesman and threatening sanctions against those who finance, recruit or supply weapons to the insurgents.

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