Demanding EU allies follow suit, US reimposes sanctions on Tehran after the Trump administration's unilateral weekend declaration that all UN penalties that were eased under the 2015 nuclear deal have been restored.
Leaked documents reveal major flaws in the global effort to curb money laundering.
World leaders come together virtually to mark the event as the deadly coronavirus pandemic challenges the effectiveness and solidarity of the 193-member world body.
The pandemic has killed over 963,000 people and infected over 31 million worldwide. Here are the latest coronavirus-related developments for September 20:
The coronavirus pandemic has killed over 958,000 people and infected over 30.86 million worldwide. Here are the coronavirus-related developments for September 19:
The coronavirus pandemic has killed over 953,100 people and infected over 30.5 million worldwide. Here are the coronavirus-related developments for September 18:
Wealthy countries are rushing to book upcoming coronavirus vaccines leaving poor countries in the cold.
WHO regional director for Europe Hans Kluge says a surge seen this month "should serve as a wake-up call" after the continent recorded 54,000 infections in a single day last week – a new record.
The coronavirus pandemic has killed over 947,000 people and infected over 30 million worldwide. Here are the coronavirus-related developments for September 17:
From fear of being judged by society, to financial reasons, some are afraid of sharing Covid-19 test results.
The launch of the Women ART Peace Programme comes as the UN75 global governance forum held a virtual meeting to explore ways in which to achieve sustainable development goals.
The pricing announcement sets the stage for a year-end showdown between Xbox and PlayStation.
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