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UN chief strongly condemns N Korea missile launch

NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday strongly condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch, describing it as a "further troubling violation" of UN resolutions. "The DPRK leadership must return…

New UN chief aims to make 2017 ‘a year for peace’

UNITED NATIONS: The new United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said Sunday he would like to make 2017 a year to "put peace first," in a message heralding the New Year and marking his first day as the world body's chief. The Portuguese…

UN reverts to secrecy for vote to replace Ban Ki-moon

UNITED NATIONS, UNITED STATES: After months of public campaigning, debates and open hearings, Security Council ambassadors huddle behind closed doors on Thursday to begin secret voting for a new secretary-general to lead the world body.