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US Demands Restoration of UN Sanctions Against Iran
Geopolitics
US Demands Restoration of UN Sanctions Against Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is set to demand the restoration of all international sanctions on Iran in a move that will further isolate the U.S. at the United Nations, test the credibility of the U.N. Security Council and... Read More

The Oceans Are Taking a Beating Under Climate Change, UN Report Warns
Climate
The Oceans Are Taking a Beating Under Climate Change, UN Report Warns

The planet is in hot water — literally — and that will have dire consequences for humanity, warns a new United Nations report on the state of the world’s oceans and ice. Over the next century, climate change will make... Read More

At UN, Trump Wades Further Into Conflict of Interest Claims Against Biden
In The News
At UN, Trump Wades Further Into Conflict of Interest Claims Against Biden

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday denied holding up a U.S. aid package to Ukraine if its then-incoming president refused to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son. “I did not make a statement that you have... Read More

Greta Thunberg Admonishes Leaders As U.N. Climate Summit Fails to Deliver Action
Climate
Greta Thunberg Admonishes Leaders As U.N. Climate Summit Fails to Deliver Action

UNITED NATIONS — Dozens of world leaders touted their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at the United Nations Climate Action Summit Monday, but they were largely upstaged by youth activists angry at officials for not doing enough to prevent... Read More

Democracy Has Become a Useful Excuse for Endless Foreign Meddling
Opinions
Democracy Has Become a Useful Excuse for Endless Foreign Meddling
2018-08-28 00:55:04
by Rachel Marsden

Am I the only one sick of hearing about how we should launch headlong into another conflict in the name of democracy? Read More

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