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Former U.N. General Assembly President Arrested For Taking Bribes

Oct 06, 2015 12:52 PM EDT

U.S. prosecutors have accused Ashe of accepting over $1.3 million in bribes from Chinese businesspeople.


Netanyahu Slams Iran Nuke Deal At U.N., Stares Silently At Attendees For 45 Seconds In Protest (WATCH)

Oct 01, 2015 04:54 PM EDT

"As someone who knows that history, I refuse to be silent," Benjamin Netanyahu said at the U.N. "The days when the Jewish people remain passive in the face of genocidal enemies – those days are over."

United Nations Palestine

Palestinian Flag Raised For First Time At U.N. Headquarters; Mahmoud Abbas Dumps Peace Agreement With Israel

Oct 01, 2015 04:59 AM EDT

"In this historical moment, I say to my people everywhere: raise the flag of Palestinians very high because it is the symbol of our identity. It is a proud day," Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said.

France Investigates Assad

France Opens Probe Into Assad Regime In Syria

Sep 30, 2015 04:17 PM EDT

France will investigate allegations of torture against Syria's leader, a controversial political figure in the Middle East.


Palestinian President: We Will No Longer Uphold Agreements Signed With Israel

Sep 30, 2015 04:13 PM EDT

Mahmoud Abbas said that since Israel isn't upholding its end of the agreements, Palestine will no longer be bound either.