While Israel pounded Gaza with increasingly intensifying airstrikes in response to Hamas' surprise attacks, the U.N. chief emphasized the rules of war must be obeyed.
Aid groups call for humanitarian corridor and respect for rules of war as Israel-Hamas war escalates
Officials say civilians' basic needs and protections must be upheld in accord with international humanitarian law.
More than 300 accounts of heads of state, government leaders and their institutions, plus some 40 major international organizations and their leaders were slated to be demoted.
The deal brokered by U.N. and Red Cross officials between Yemen's Saudi-backed government and Iran-backed Houthi rebels is the first major prisoner swap in almost three years.
Fresh snowfall, freezing temperatures and a disrupted cross-border operation between southern Turkey and war-torn northern Syria added to the despair, frustration and anger.
Indigenous communities have long coped with uncertainties of a changing climate. Researchers suggest tapping that knowledge to help save the planet.
First responders struggled to reach the scene where some survivors were believed to still be trapped under the rubble.
A meeting of top Swiss and U.S. diplomats focused on Iran but extended to America's rising tensions with other nations.
After an emergency meeting, WHO’s director said he accepted a panel's recommendation to skip an emergency declaration.
The Inter-Parliamentary Union said members of Venezuela's parliament were barred from leaving the country.
Venezuelans who cannot flee are in the grips of a humanitarian crisis from lack of food and basic services.