UN General Assembly

Lavrov announces surprise measures for U.S.

Russia is preparing its response to the U.S. failure to issue visas for some members of the Russian delegation to the UN General Assembly, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. "There will be a …

Rouhani urges to form Gulf Coalition for Hope

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani invited regional countries to join a "Coalition for Hope" in the Persian Gulf in which he said they would pledge non-aggression and non-interference in one another's affairs. …

"Something is happening with the globe's climate"

A climate summit organized by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is opening in New York. Participants of the meeting should propose their plans to reduce carbon emissions. The World Meteorological Organization claims that the amount of …

UN General Assembly adopts Azerbaijani resolution

The United Nations General Assembly has adopted a draft resolution, put forward by Azerbaijan, titled 'Missing Persons', the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry reported. The resolution stresses the need to address the issue of missing …

UN General Assembly adopts Global Compact on refugees

A global compact on refugees that is intended to reduce the burden on host nations has been overwhelmingly adopted by the UN General Assembly yesterday evening, the United Nations said in a press release. According to General Assembly …

Loudest scream of Pashinyan

After consulting with the Armenian Diaspora in New York, Armenia's "revolutionary" Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan addressed the session of the UN General Assembly with the renewed Yerevan concept of the …