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Yemen: U.N. calls for withdrawal of warring troops from Hodeidah

Yemen: U.N. calls for withdrawal of warring troops from Hodeidah

The United Nations Special Envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, has called on warring factions in the war-torn country to swiftly withdraw their troops from the port of...

Yemen okays U.N. role in Hodeidah’s seaport

Yemen’s Foreign Minister, Khalid al Yamani, said on Monday that the Saudi-backed government is willing to accept a U.N. role in Hodeidah’s seaport, but not a...

Yemen: U.N. calls for withdrawal of warring troops from Hodeidah

Shipping firms shun Hodeidah port over insecurity- U.N.

The United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) on Tuesday said operations at Yemen’s lifeline port of Hodeidah have nearly halved in two weeks, as high levels of...

Yemen: U.N. calls for withdrawal of warring troops from Hodeidah

U.N. seeks management of Yemen’s Hodeidah port

The United Nations said on Friday it is ready to help supervise Yemen’s Hodeidah port to protect the vital supply lifeline from “potential destruction,” as its...

140 African migrants escape from their captors in Libya

Migrant death rate jumps in Mediterranean, says U.N.

The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) has said that crossing the central Mediterranean has become more treacherous than ever for migrants trying to reach Europe, with one in...

2016 migrant death toll in Mediterranean nears 4,000 – IOM

Migrant death rate jumps in Mediterranean, says U.N.

  The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) has said that crossing the central Mediterranean has become more treacherous than ever for migrants trying to reach Europe, with...

U.N condemns return of rescued migrants to Libya

U.N condemns return of rescued migrants to Libya

A rescue operation in which an Italian towboat rescued more than 100 migrants and returned them to Libya earlier this week may have been in breach of international law,...

Ship-to-ship transfer: U.S. accuses North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions

Ship-to-ship transfer: U.S. accuses North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions

The United States accused North Korea on Thursday of breaching a U.N. sanctions cap on refined petroleum by making illicit transfers between ships at sea, according to a...

Ship-to-ship transfer: U.S. accuses North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions

Ship-to-ship transfer: U.S. accuses North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions

The United States accused North Korea on Thursday of breaching a U.N. sanctions cap on refined petroleum by making illicit transfers between ships at sea, according to...

Fishing

World’s fish consumption unsustainable, says U.N.

The United Nations has warned in a report on Monday that a third of the world’s oceans are overfished and fish consumption is at an all-time high. The U.N. Food and...

World's fish consumption unsustainable, says U.N.

World’s fish consumption unsustainable, says U.N.

The United Nations has warned in a report on Monday that a third of the world’s oceans are overfished and fish consumption is at an all-time high. The U.N. Food and...

Yemen: U.N. calls for withdrawal of warring troops from Hodeidah

Yemen: U.N. to fast-track inspection of aid ships

The United Nations is stepping up its inspections of ships bringing humanitarian aid to Yemen to ensure that no military items are being smuggled and to speed up...

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