Two Koreas, United Nations Command hold talks on disarming border area

Two Koreas, United Nations Command hold talks on disarming border area SEOUL, South Korea — The two Koreas and the U.S.-led United Nations Command held their first trilateral meeting Tuesday to discuss measures to disarm the heavily fortified border as…

Nikki Haley Played Many Roles at the United Nations

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will resign from her role. Photo: Michael Brochstein/Zuma Press 2 Comments By Farnaz Fassihi Farnaz Fassihi The Wall Street Journal Biography Farnaz.fassihi@wsj.com Oct. 11, 2018 7:30 a.m. ET UNITED NATIONS—Last December, hours…

United Kingdom appoints Minister for Suicide Prevention

[unable to retrieve full-text content] United Kingdom appoints Minister for Suicide Prevention  fox2now.com Lady Gaga writes powerful essay about suicide and mental health  Today.com The first minister for suicide prevention has been appointed in the UK  Cosmopolitan.com It’s time for companies to start…

United Nations' court rules US must allow humanitarian trade with Iran

ISTANBUL — The United Nations’ highest court Wednesday ordered the United States to remove any restrictions on the export of humanitarian goods and services to Iran, granting Tehran a diplomatic victory after it challenged new U.S. sanctions in July. The…

Omarosa Mocks Donald Trump's United Nations Speech Reaction With President's Own Tweet

Former White House aide and reality show star Omarosa Manigault Newman mocked President Donald Trump with one of his old own tweets for the reaction he received at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. In a tweet with a thinking…

Fact-checking Donald Trump's United Nations speech

President Donald Trump appealed to world leaders to cooperate on areas of mutual interest during his speech at the United Nations General Assembly, while reinforcing the “America First” ethos Trump has touted since first hitting the 2016 campaign trail. “We…

United Nations speech interrupted by laughter after Trump makes false brag about his accomplishments

President Donald Trump may have hoped that his Tuesday speech at the United Nations would be remembered for its eloquence, or at least for something resembling effectiveness. Given that it was greeted with laughter — of the “laughing at you,…

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern—And Her Baby, Neve—Made History at the United Nations

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has become something of a feminist hero this year. In June, the thoroughly modern, unmarried now-38-year-old became only the second woman elected world leader (after Pakistani PM Benazir Bhutto) to give birth while in…

At United Nations, Trump rejects constraints imposed by other nations, says US will act to counter 'global control'

UNITED NATIONS — President Trump declared Tuesday that his administration will reject attempts from other nations to impose constraints on the United States, vowing to take action in world affairs based on his judgment about how it would benefit Americans….

United Nations General Assembly: Live Updates

United Nations General Assembly: Live Updates By The New York Times Updated Right Now Speeches by leaders and diplomats representing the 193 members of the United Nations have begun with an address by President Michel Temer of Brazil. President Trump…