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UN: 45 Detained Fijian Peacekeepers Freed in Syria

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says all 45 captured Fijian peacekeepers held captive by an al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebel group have been released in...

U.N.: Canadian Abducted in Golan Heights Freed

(UNITED NATIONS) — The United Nations says a Canadian lawyer abducted in February while serving with the U.N. observer force in the Golan Heights has been...

United Nations: More UNESCO trouble

In the ongoing battle between the U.S. and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the U.S. employed a tactic last week that one...

United Nations: Money Delayed Is Money Denied

Like partners approaching a divorce, the Reagan Administration and the director-general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization...

United Nations: New Signals

The U.S. votes against an ally It was a sudden, and somewhat embarrassing, reversal of roles. Only six months ago, the U.S. had earned the ire of much of Latin...

United Nations: Sea Settlement

The U.S. opposes a new treaty After eight years of negotiations, 130 nations last week approved a draft of a new treaty designed to extend the rule of...

United Nations: Kurt Reply

Waldheim bows out—for now As an ordeal by secret ballot, the exercise had become as exhausting as the U.S. presidential primary system. Sixteen times in the...