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Syria 'overlooked by United Nations'

A cinematographer for an Oscar-winning film about Syria says the topic was overlooked at the UN.

Amal Clooney and IS victim demand justice for Yazidis

The UN has passed a resolution to investigate war crimes committed by IS against the Yazidi people.

Trump and Rouhani trade insults in UN podium duel

Tough-talking President Donald Trump may have met his match in Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani.

Theresa May: UK will withhold funding from UN unless it reforms

Addressing the UN General Assembly, Prime Minister Theresa May says the UK will withhold millions in funding unless the UN achieves "sufficient results".

Myanmar crisis: UN human rights chief suggests sanctions

The UN's human rights chief says the Security Council should consider imposing sanctions on Myanmar.