The anthropologist who studied child marriage and genital mutilation in the Islamic Republic is the latest dual national to be detained there
Tahrir al-Sham says warplane was shot down near the town of al-Tamanah in southern Idlib
UN Secretary-General condemned the attack, which injured three other UN staff members
Political chief urges Security Council members to ensure accountability for human rights violations, deemed 'central to achieving and maintaining durable peace'
More than a dozen UN workers have been accused of joining with combatants to enrich themselves from the billions of dollars in donated aid
Assad government, Russia deny reports they target civilians, argue targeted facilities have been taken over by 'terrorist groups'
Democrats blast former Canada ambassador for climate change denial and inexperience
Rebel Missile Attack, Suicide Bombs Kill 51 in Yemen's Aden, Including Commander of UAE-backed Forces
Houthi rebels launch missile strike on military parade in Aden just after a car laden with explosives detonates at police station
Leaked internal report alleges corruption, sexual misconduct at UN Relief and Works Agency, which was thrown into crisis last year when the United States cut off funding
The ethics office for Palestinian refugees alleges that acts were carried out for 'personal gain'
Palestinian prime minister calls demolition a 'war crime and a crime against humanity,' says he will file a complaint to the International Criminal Court
IAEA director general dies the day he was expected to announce he would step down due to an illness, leaving the question of who will succeed him open
Employees intended to disable all activities on a different continent every day over 'aggressive' budget cuts and alleged violations of diplomats' rights
Employees intend to disable all activities on a different continent every day over 'aggressive' budget cuts and alleged violations of diplomats' rights
'When refugee artisans flee their countries, they flee with their skills'
Houthi military spokesman says that the attack disrupted operations at the airport; on Tuesday, Saudi-led coalition intercepted three drones attacks on Jizan and Abha
Health Ministry report shows substantial increase in 2018 among women and heterosexual men ■ UN notes 'worrying increases' in eastern Europe and central Asia
Family says claim can be used to pay off $500 million a court ordered North Korea to provide for wrongful death judgement
If foreign investments do not materialize, major domestic projects in the country risk being delayed or scaled back, sources say
Erdogan pledges support for Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj's 'legitimate' government following tensions between Ankara and forces loyal to a rival Libyan authority
UN Security Council calls for fighting parties to commit to cease-fire following Khalifa Hifter's military offensive to take the country's capital of Tripoli
Too many European states find countless excuses not to voice public support for clear EU positions on Israeli violations of Palestinian human rights. The latest test of their moral and legal backbone - or lack of it - is coming up at the United Nations
U.S.-led talks expected in coming weeks, but Lebanon wants UN to mediate
Water should not be used as a weapon of war, UN warns after gunmen forced workers to turn off water supply to all of Tripoli
Report by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says killings and injuries were among 11,779 grave violations against children since the start of the war
Israeli security official agreement includes renewal of fuel supply and expansion of fishing zone in Gaza, in exchange for 'Hamas halting violence'
Saudi-owned media reports a suspected drone hit the parking lot of an airport in the kingdom's south killing a Syrian resident
UNRWA head says 42 countries and institutions increased their donations in 2018 after United States cut its funding for the United Nations Palestinian refugee agency
Egyptian Foreign Ministry slams the world body's human rights office, which called for a 'transparent investigation' into the ex-president's death
Amnesty International urges UN and African Union to ensure civilians are protected from violence by paramilitary units