Thursday, May 23, 2024

Topic: UN General Assembly

UN General Assembly passes resolution calling for humanitarian truce in Gaza

A special session of the UN General Assembly adopted the non-binding resolution introduced by Jordan for an “immediate, durable and sustained humanitarian truce” in...

This ‘hideous occupation’ will not last, Palestine’s Abbas tells UN Assembly

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas addressed the UN General Assembly on Thursday, stating that those who think peace can prevail in the Middle East without the Palestinian people enjoying their full legitimate and national rights are mistaken.

Hunger kills one person every four seconds; NGOs urge world leaders to take action

With one person estimated to be dying of hunger every four seconds, 238 local and international non-governmental organisations are calling on leaders gathering at...