United Nations Security Council

A view of United Nations Headquarters in New York, New York, USA. Photo: Justin Lane/EPA
19 October 2018
The UN Security Council is scheduled to hear a briefing next week from the head of a UN...
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Chilean Michelle Bachelet looks on as she attends the opening of 39th session of the Human Rights Council, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 10 September 2018. Photo: Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA-EFE
11 September 2018
The UN rights chief called Monday for the creation of a new "mechanism" tasked with...
Myanmar people gather for refreshement at a teashop in Yangon on August 31, 2018 many hangout to chat and browse facebook with their mobile phone. Photo: Sai Aung Main/AFP
01 September 2018
Baffled, hurt or indignant, many inside Myanmar are struggling to digest a week of...
UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett addresses the United Nations Security Council on the situation in Myanmar at UN Headquarters in New York on August 28, 2018. Credit: UN Photo/Manuel Elias
30 August 2018
Myanmar Wednesday rejected the findings of a UN investigation alleging genocide by its...