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UN General Assembly resolution upholds ‘Olympic Truce’ ahead of next year’s Paris Olympics

Ahead of the Summer Olympics in Paris next year, the UN General Assembly has urged countries to maintain the ancient Greek tradition of observing peace before, during and after the Games.

UN General Assembly demands the end of the embargo against Cuba, as it does...

 The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a resolution demanding an end to the economic and commercial embargo imposed by the United States on Cuba, with the opposition of only...

UNGA meeting Wednesday for update on 2022 resolution urging support for flood-hit Pakistan

The U.N. General Assembly is holding an informal meeting Wednesday afternoon to review the implementation of its last year’s resolution calling on the world community to increase aid and keep up the...

UNGA’s debate concludes, underscoring challenges of climate change, AI misuse

 The United Nations General Assembly’s annual high-level debate concluded Tuesday, with global leaders, including Pakistan’s caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, expressing the view that while the U.N. faces institutional challenges, it remains...

Kashmir key to India-Pakistan peace, says PM Kakar, urges UN resolutions’ implementation

Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar Friday called on the UN Security Council (UNSC) to secure the implementation of its resolutions on Kashmir, which, he said, was the key to peace between Pakistan...

‘World’s breadbaskets’ are sinking as sea levels rise, UNGA president warns

Although small island States are the most vulnerable to rising sea levels, the scope of those impacted is much wider, the President of the UN General Assembly, Dennis Francis, warned Thursday.

PM leaves for US to address 78th UNGA session

 Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Sunday proceeded on a five-day official visit to attend the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 78) in New York, United States.

Japan PM Kishida to visit New York from Sept. 19 for U.N. assembly

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will visit New York next week to attend the U.N. General Assembly as well as related meetings and events, the government said Friday. Kishida...

Humanity’s survival hinges on cooperation, outgoing UNGA head says as 77th session ends

The 77th session of the UN General Assembly closed on Tuesday in New York, with outgoing President Csaba Korosi underscoring that amid geopolitical rivalries, cooperation among countries was indispensable.