[GENEVA] Nearly 7,000 people have been killed during security operations in Venezuela in the past year and a half, the UN said Thursday, warning that many of the killings likely constituted "...

[GENEVA] The UN executions investigator said on Wednesday that leaders attending the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, this weekend should press Saudi Arabia to take "full responsibility" for what she...

[ROME] Qu Dongyu on Sunday became the first Chinese national to be elected to head the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization, clinching the post in the first round of voting.

[GENEVA] The UN human rights office called Tuesday for an "independent inquiry" into former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi's death while in state custody.

[UNITED NATIONS] The world cannot afford a major confrontation in the Gulf, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday following suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman...

THE United Nations' cash flow problems are so severe that even its secretary-general says he wishes he could sell his official residence in Manhattan's stately Sutton Place neighbourhood. But he...

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] United Nations chief Antonio Guterres told world diplomats on Tuesday that he considered selling his Manhattan townhouse to help the global body overcome a...

[FRANKFURT] UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday warned Europe must remain united if it wants to avoid a new "cold war" in tumultuous political times.

[GENEVA] Around 180 countries reached a deal on Friday that aims to sharply reduce the amount of plastic that gets washed into the world's oceans, the United Nations said.

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday criticised new Islamic sharia laws in Brunei that allow for death by stoning for adultery and gay sex as a clear...