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China foils bid to blacklist JeM chief Masood Azhar; U.S., India vow to keep pushing

14 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS/NEW DELHI China prevented a U.N. Security Council committee on Wednesday from blacklisting the head of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), which said it attacked an Indian paramilitary convoy in disputed Kashmir.

U.S. accuses Palestinians of manufacturing crisis over tax transfer

09 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States accused the Palestinians on Friday of manufacturing a crisis by rejecting the first 2019 monthly tax transfer from Israel because it slashed a portion designated for financial support to families of militants jailed in Israel.

U.S. urges U.N. to restore tough missile restrictions on Iran after tests

08 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States accused Iran on Thursday of defying a U.N. Security Council resolution with one ballistic missile test and two satellite launches since December and urged the council to "bring back tougher international restrictions" on Tehran.

U.S. urges U.N. to restore tough missile restrictions on Iran after tests

08 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS, March 7 The United States accused Iran on Thursday of defying a U.N. Security Council resolution with one ballistic missile test and two satellite launches since December and urged the council to "bring back tougher international restrictions" on Tehran.

U.S. tries to safeguard Afghan peace push from India-Pakistan crisis

04 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON The United States is trying to prevent simmering tensions between India and Pakistan from impacting a third country: Afghanistan, where a fragile peace push is underway to try to end more than 17 years of war with Taliban insurgents.

Bangladesh tells U.N. Security Council cannot take more Myanmar refugees

01 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS Bangladesh told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday that it cannot take any more refugees from Myanmar, some 18 months after more than 700,000 mainly Rohingya Muslims started pouring across the border fleeing a military crackdown. | Video

U.S., Russia fail in rival bids for U.N. action on Venezuela

01 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States and Russia both failed on Thursday in rival bids to get the United Nations Security Council to take action on Venezuela, cementing a global split over how to deal with a political and humanitarian crisis in the South American country.

U.S., Russia fail in rival bids for U.N. action on Venezuela

01 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States and Russia both failed on Thursday in rival bids to get the United Nations Security Council to take action on Venezuela, cementing a global split over how to deal with a political and humanitarian crisis in the South American country.

U.S., Russia fail in rival bids for U.N. action on Venezuela

01 Mar 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States and Russia both failed on Thursday in rival bids to get the United Nations Security Council to take action on Venezuela, cementing a global split over how to deal with a political and humanitarian crisis in the South American country.

U.S., UK, France ask U.N. to blacklist militant leader behind Kashmir attack

28 Feb 2019

UNITED NATIONS The United States, Britain and France proposed on Wednesday that the United Nations Security Council blacklist the head of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad, which said it attacked an Indian paramilitary convoy in disputed Kashmir.

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