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UN gives green light to draft treat to combat cybercrime

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution Friday that will start the process of drafting a new international treaty to...

Diplomats: US backs out of North Korea human rights meeting

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The United States changed its mind and is now refusing to sign a letter that would have authorized the U.N....

North Korea assails US, South Korea and UN nuclear agency

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - North Korea is accusing the United States of "political and military provocations" and South Korea of "double-dealing behavior."North Korea's U.N....

UN votes overwhelmingly to condemn US embargo on Cuba

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly voted overwhelmingly Thursday to condemn the American economic embargo of Cuba for the 28th year, rejecting...

UN votes overwhelmingly to condemn US embargo on Cuba

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to condemn the American economic embargo of Cuba for the 28th year, rejecting...

Venezuela wins seat on UN rights body despite opposition

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Venezuela won a contested election for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council on Thursday despite a campaign by...

The Latest: Myanmar says it’s working to repatriate Rohingya

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly's annual gathering of world leaders (all times local):6:10 p.m.Myanmar wants Rohingya Muslim refugees...

The Latest: AE, Bahrain slam Iran’s Gulf polices at UN

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly's annual gathering of world leaders (all times local):5 p.m.The United Arab Emirates and...

Head of UN nuclear test ban group: Teach your children well

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The head of the U.N.'s nuclear test ban treaty organization says that in his "wild dreams," very young children around...

Syria demands withdrawal of all American, Turkish forces

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Syria's top diplomat on Saturday demanded the immediate withdrawal of American and Turkish forces from the country and said his...