People marched in support of the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, starting two weeks of campaigns.
By Kamala Kelkar
Although it may seem counterintuitive — who wouldn’t want to condemn Nazis? — State Department officials said that free speech protections and other problems with the resolution make it impossible for America to support the document.
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
A "no" vote Wednesday from U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley will return the United States to a place of extreme isolation within the global community over its policy toward Cuba, potentially undermining the Trump administration's broader goals for…
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press and Josh Lederman, Associated Press
The United States said Thursday it is pulling out of the U.N.'s educational, scientific and cultural agency because of what Washington sees as its anti-Israel bias and need for "fundamental reform." Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel plans to…
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press and Thomas Adamson, Associated Press
By Jennifer Hijazi
The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) for drawing "attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based…
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including the fate of the latest Senate Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, President Trump’s role in the special…
By Joshua Barajas
World leaders deliver speeches for a fourth day at the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Friday. You can watch them here.
By Joshua Barajas
World leaders deliver speeches for a third day at the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Wednesday. You can watch them here.
By PBS NewsHour
In his inaugural address to the U.N. General Assembly, President Trump laid out a broad vision for self-interest and nationalism across the world, while directing criticism toward the “wicked few” he singled out: North Korea, Iran, Syria, Cuba and Venezuela.
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