Security Council Extends Mandate of United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic

Situation Extremely Serious, Says Permanent Representative, as China, Russian Federation Abstain from Voting on Resolution 2448 (2018)

The Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) until 15 November …

Hariri at Chatham House: A government before the end of the year -We are committed to 1701 and to the disassociation policy

Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri said today that Lebanon cannot afford to continue without a government that can protect it from regional turmoil and economic downfall, and hoped that a government will be formed before the end of the year.

He …

Hariri at Chatham House: A government before the end of the year -We are committed to 1701 and to the disassociation policy

Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri said today that Lebanon cannot afford to continue without a government that can protect it from regional turmoil and economic downfall, and hoped that a government will be formed before the end of the year.

He …

Report: Journalists Faced Intimidation, Prison in 2018

A multipronged crackdown on the press continued throughout 2018, the Committee to Protect Journalists concludes in a report published Thursday.

Imprisonment, intimidation and allegations that journalists produce fake news surged in 2016, when U.S. President Donald Trump won the election, …

Palestinians Offer New Details of Israel’s Botched Gaza Raid

The small town of Abassan in the Gaza Strip is a tough place to infiltrate: Everyone knows everyone and outsiders passing through quickly attract attention. So when strangers drove through town, suspicious Hamas security men stopped the van and questioned …