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Migrants traded in "slave markets" in Libya, U.N. agency says

GENEVA (Reuters) - Growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are traded in what they call slave markets before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual exploitation, the U.N. migration agency said on Tuesday.
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Bolivia mercilessly trolls US over Iraq WMD lie in front of UN Security Council (VIDEO)

Bolivia delivered an epic blow to the US at the emergency UN Security Council meeting Friday, reminding everyone of the disastrous weapons of mass destruction lie peddled by the US as a pretext to invade Iraq. ...
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U.N. to host Cyprus leaders April 2, first since breakdown in February

ATHENS (Reuters) - The leaders of Cyprus's estranged Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities will meet over dinner next Sunday in a first encounter of the two since peace talks were abruptly interrupted in February, the United Nations said on Monday....
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UN Report Calls For Donations To North Korea As Sanctions Dry Up Aid

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s subjects are being seriously affected by international sanctions that have severely curtailed humanitarian aid activities due to the country’s continued ballistic missile and nuclear tests in defiance of the sanctions imposed by the United Nations, according to a U.N.-led report released this month....
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UNHRC to call for boycott of Israeli settlements

Out of the 41 resolutions before the UNHRC, 12 deal with human rights situations in individual countries. Five of those resolutions are focused on Israeli actions. ...
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UN report: Israel has established an 'apartheid regime'

Report breaks new ground on the UN's examination of the situation in occupied Palestine by using the word 'apartheid'....
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UN rights body told to end focus on Israel as US mulls exit

BERLIN (AP) — The United States on Wednesday called on the U.N. Human Rights Council to drop its "obsession with Israel" amid reports that the Trump administration is considering quitting the body....
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US envoy says UN rights body at odds with American values

Geneva (AFP) - Many actions taken by the UN Human Rights Council "contradict" American values, a senior US official said Wednesday amid speculation that Washington might quit the body over its treatment of Israel....
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Russia's U.N. envoy Churkin dies suddenly in New York

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's combative ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly in New York on Monday after being taken ill at work, the Russian Foreign Ministry said....
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Sweden to present U.N. resolution on Iran’s human rights record

...Trade minister Linde, who signed multiple agreements with Iranian ministers while wearing a veil, “sees no conflict” between her government’s human rights policy and signing trade deals with an oppressive dictatorship that tortures prisoners, persecutes gays, and is a leading executioner of minors.......
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