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Libya

Libyan National Army ruled out a cease-fire in Tripoli and rejects the UN talks

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Libya's military commander in eastern Libya, Khalifa Hafer, said in an interview published in the French daily Le Journal du Dimanche that he ruled out a ceasefire in...
Yemen War

Yemeni president accuses UN envoy of bias towards Houthis

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Yemeni President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi accused the United Nations envoy, Martin Griffith, of bias against the Houthi rebels in a letter he sent to UN Secretary-General Antonio...
Libyavideo

UN warns Libya on brink of descending into civil war

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) The UN envoy for Libya has warned the Security Council that the country is on the brink of civil war. The country remains deeply divided since Gaddafi was toppled in...
Libya

Arms continue to flow into Libya despite the UN embargo

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Despite a United Nations embargo, arms continue to flow into the two rival camps in Libya, where an offensive by the forces of Marshal Khalifa Hafer is about...
Nigeria

Nigerian soldier was killed in two attacks on a UN force in Mali

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A Nigerian element has been killed in the United Nations Stabilization Force (SFOR) in Mali and others wounded in two attacks in Timbuktu and Tsalit, the United Nations...
Kim Jong-un

North Korea: US is a gang country that does not care at all about...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pyongyang has asked UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to intervene in the illegal seizure of one of its merchant ships by North Korea, state media said on Wednesday. "This act...
US Air Force

UN mission is investigating the deaths of civilians as a result of US raids...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations mission to Afghanistan announced on Monday it was investigating information on civilian casualties caused by US raids on facilities allegedly used to manufacture drugs in...
Yemen

UN controls the withdrawal of Houthis from Yemen ports

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The redeployment of the Houthi rebel forces from three Yemeni ports, including Hodeida, is in line with the Stockholm agreements and is under UN control, the organization’s mission...
UN in Hodeidah

United Nations intends to verify the departure of Houthis ports in Hodeidah

UNITED NATIONS (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations announced on Tuesday that it would conduct a formal verification on Tuesday of the redeployment carried out by the Houthi forces in three ports in...
Houthis

Houthis call on the UN to pressure the Arab alliance to implement the Hodeidah...

YEMEN (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Houthi group in Yemen urged the United Nations to press the Saudi-led Arab coalition, which supports the internationally recognized government, to implement the Swedish agreement and withdraw its...
Yemen

United Nations confirms the start of the withdrawal of the Houthis from Hodeidah

UNITED NATIONS (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations confirmed the start of the withdrawal of fighters, "Ansar Allah" on Saturday from three ports in the province of Hodeidah, west of Yemen, while accused...
Yemen War

Houthis urge UN to press for the implementation of the peace agreement in Yemen

YEMEN (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The group called on the United Nations on Saturday to press the Saudi-led coalition to implement the Hodeidah deal, Al-Masirah television reported, quoting the political bureau of Yemen's al-Houthi...
UN Security Council

Russia blocked the statement of the UN Security Council on Idlib

R (VOP TOUSSIADAY NEWS) -- Russia has blocked the statement of the UN Security Council on Idlib, said Vladimir Safronkov, the UN Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN. According to the diplomat, press materials prepared...
Yemen

Yemeni minister rejects the withdrawal of the Houthis from Hodeidah as a “play”

YEMEN (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Saudi Arabia's backed minister of information denied on Saturday the withdrawal of the Houthis from the Red Sea port of Hodeidah as a "play" aimed at "misleading the international...
Yemen War

Yemen: Houthis begin withdrawing from three major ports

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Houthi rebels will begin their withdrawal from three main ports in Hodeidah on Saturday, the first of its practical steps since the ceasefire was declared in December...
Yemen

UN announced a shortage of $ 4.2 billion to help the starving in Yemen

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The UN's appeal to help feed the 20 million hungry people in Yemen made it possible to collect only 14% of the required amount, another $ 4.2 billion...
Libya War

UN investigation into possible involvement of UAE military in Libyan conflict

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A UN report published by the French news agency Agence France-Presse on Monday shows that international experts are looking into whether the UAE is militarily involved in the...
Antonio Guterres UN

UN Secretary-General calls for greater support for Sahelian force

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- UN Secretary-General António Guterres called for greater support from the International Organization of the Multinational Force against the Jihadists in the Sahel region of Africa as part of...

UNICEF concerned over reports of five boys killed in Iran, Saudi Arabia

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said in a statement it was concerned about reports of repeated executions in the Middle East and North Africa, some of which...

UN adding Masood Azhar, the founder of Jaish-e-Mohammad, to its terrorist list

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The United Nations on Wednesday added the name of Masood Azhar, the leader of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad, to its list of global terrorists after China raised its objections to...