World / Politics Apr 9, 2018

UNSC expected to meet Monday on alleged Syria chemical attack

The United Nations Security Council is likely to meet Monday afternoon over the recent chemical attack in Syria at the request of the United States and several other members, diplomats said on Sunday. "UK, France, US, Poland, Netherlands, Sweden, Kuwait, Peru and Cote d'Ivoire have ...

Taiz residents claim Houthi rockets killed 14 civilians

World Aug 25, 2015

Taiz residents claim Houthi rockets killed 14 civilians

Rockets fired by Houthi militiamen killed 14 civilians, most of them children, as fighting intensified for control of Yemen's third largest city, Taiz, residents said on Monday. The Saudi-led coalition opposing the Houthis also launched air raids on military bases and Houthi positions in the ...

National / Politics Apr 24, 2015

Asia, Africa leaders call for U.N. Security Council reform

Asian and African leaders on Thursday called for "a comprehensive reform" of the U.N. Security Council so it can better represent the realities of the international community in the 21st century. "We call for continued efforts to reform the United Nations, including the revitalization of ...