Security Council News
Turkey to extend state of emergency amid freedom concerns
Turkey is set to extend a state of emergency for the sixth time since it was imposed following failed 2016 coup attempt
GOP still struggling with Trump's remarks on Africa
Republicans are still struggling to get their stories straight nearly a week after a meeting in which President Donald Trump is said to have made vulgar remarks that have been criticized as racist
China: 'Cold War thinking' behind Vancouver N. Korea meeting
China says "Cold War thinking" is behind a meeting of U.S. allies on how to deal with North Korea's nuclear threat, adding it risks splitting international opinion over the issue.
Syria Kurdish party appeals to world against Turkish threats
Syria's dominant Kurdish party appeals on world to help as Turkey threatens military attack on Syrian Kurdish enclave
Secretary Tillerson says US ready for 'serious negotiations' if North Korea proves to be 'credible partner'
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. is "ready for serious negotiations" if North Korea shows itself to be a "credible partner." Tillerson made the remarks during a joint press conference with his Canadian counterpart at the conclusion of a global summit on the security situation on the
Tillerson warns military action on NK unless diplomacy works
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is warning that if North Korea does not choose to negotiate on giving up its nuclear weapons it could trigger a military response
Tillerson calls on global community: 'Nuclear-armed' N. Korea not acceptable
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on partners to maximize pressure on North Korea and combat the regime's attempts to evade international sanctions. Sitting beside his counterparts from Canada, Japan and South Korea, Tillerson told top diplomats assembled in Vancouver, Canada, for a global
The Latest: Kosovo assures safety after Serb leader's death
Kosovo's Security Council is offering assurances that the country is calm and safe following the slaying of a senior Serb politician
UN chief believes war over North Korea nukes is avoidable
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he believes war over North Korea's nuclear weapons is avoidable _ but he's worried and "not yet sure that peace is guaranteed."
Serb leader's death in Kosovo raises Balkan region tensions
A leading Serb politician shot to death in northern Kosovo, inflaming tensions in the Balkans and prompting suspension of EU-mediated talks between Kosovo and Serbia