The UN resolution recognizes the right to a clean, healthy environment

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The UN General Assembly overwhelmingly approved a resolution Thursday recognizing the right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment, a vote Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called “historic.”…

Russia’s gas cuts throw fuel on Asia’s energy security woes | Energy

Taipei, Taiwan – The latest cut in Russian natural gas flows to Europe threatens to further destabilize energy security in Asia and could accelerate a move away from liquefied natural…

UN extends Libya mission for 3 months at Russia’s insistence

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The UN Security Council voted Thursday to extend its political mission in Libya, but at Russia’s insistence for only three months rather than a year-long mandate.…

Russia More reason to mistrust Moscow

July 28—Last week Russia signed an agreement brokered by the United Nations and Turkey to allow large-scale grain shipments to leave Ukraine’s Black Sea ports. With wide swaths of the…

Venezuela and Colombia agree to re-establish diplomatic ties Conflict News

Countries will name new ambassadors when Colombia’s President-elect Gustavo Petro takes office next month, officials say. Colombia and Venezuela will appoint new ambassadors in their respective capitals when Colombian President-elect…

Levin v Stevens: AIPAC targets prominent Jewish-American lawmaker | Election News

Royal Oak, Michigan, US – Andy Levin, a progressive Democratic congressman, says his support for a two-state solution in Israel-Palestine is a mainstream position in the United States. But Levin,…

I’ll do what is right and necessary on Ukraine, and defend our freedom

Liz Truss said she would urge G7 nations to provide more lethal and humanitarian aid to Ukraine – Peter Powell/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Liz Truss on Thursday night described herself as a “freedom…

Has the UN’s peacekeeping mission in DR Congo failed? | United Nations

From: Inside Story Several killed in violent protests calling for UN peacekeepers to leave. At least 12 civilians and three members of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic…

Ukraine says Syrian ship docks in Lebanon with stolen grain

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian cargo ship, sanctioned by the United States and carrying what Ukraine says is stolen barley from the war-torn country, has docked in Lebanon, the Ukrainian…

Russian TV journalist fined over Ukraine comments | Russia-Ukraine war News

A Moscow court ordered Marina Ovsyannikova to pay a fine for discrediting the Russian army over its actions in Ukraine. A Moscow court ordered journalist Marina Ovsyannikova, who denounced Russia’s…