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UN chief condemns Kazan school shooting

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has slammed the recent shooting in a Kazan school as an act of senseless violence, spokesman for the Secretary General Stephane Dujarric told a briefing on Tuesday. "The secretary general …

UN comments on skirmish on Kyrgyz-Tajik border

The United Nation is following the Kyrgyz-Tajik border situation with concern, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said. "We have seen these reports, and we do follow this with concern.  We are …

Leilek conflict: why do CSTO countries attack each other?

The situation on the border between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan escalated in Leilek district on April 28. A day later military clashes between the Kyrgyz and Tajik forces broke out. Late on April 29, the sides agreed on a ceasefire and pulling back …

UK Foreign Office summons Russian ambassador

Russian Ambassador to the UK Andrei Kelin was summoned by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) on Thursday over reports of alleged cyber attacks carried out by Russia and the build-up of Russian armed forces on the border …

Istanbul to host Afghan peace meet on April 24-May 4

Turkey announced that the international conference on the Afghan peace process will be held in Istanbul from April 24 to May 4. The high-level and inclusive conference between representatives of the Afghan government and the Taliban is …

UN welcomes dialogue between Putin and Biden

The UN welcomes the phone call between US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin, because the dialogue of the two countries is important for peace and security, UN Secretary General spokesman Stephan Dujarric said. …

President of UN's 75th session to visit Azerbaijan

The President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Volkan Bozkir, will arrive in Azerbaijan on April 8, the United Nations in Azerbaijan said, Trend reports. In Baku, the President is expected to hold meetings …

UN: pandemic threatens lost decade for development

The COVID-19 pandemic has reversed development gains for millions in poor countries, creating an even more sharply unequal world, according to a new UN report. "The global economy has experienced he worst recession in 90 years, …

UN says 25,000 refugees returned to Khankendi, not 50,000

According to statistics released by the UN Refugee Agency, half as many refugees returned to the occupied lands of Azerbaijan from Armenia on January 26, 2021 as the Russian Defense Ministry announced. The corresponding document was published on …