E. Eduardo Castillo, Associated Press | PostedNov 14th - 7:45pm
Bolivia’s Evo Morales on Friday called for the United Nations, and possibly Pope Francis, to mediate in the Andean nation’s political crisis following his ouster as president in what he called a coup d’etat that forced him into exile in Mexico.
Eva Vergara and Patricia Luna, Associated Press | PostedNov 14th - 6:36pm
Chileans are accustomed to seeing violent clashes between police and demonstrators but a new trend is leaving them shaken: the blinding of protesters by shotgun pellets fired by state’s security agents.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | PostedNov 14th - 3:45pm
Over 11 million people across Syria need aid — more than half the country’s estimated population — and the U.N. and other organizations are reaching an average of 5.6 million people a month, the U.N. humanitarian chief said Thursday.
Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press | PostedNov 14th - 12:22pm
A key U.N. committee approved a resolution Thursday condemning North Korea’s widespread human rights violations which may amount to crimes against humanity — a decision denounced by the country’s U.N. mission as “politically motivated” and based on “fabrications.”