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World - Region
9/25/2012 9:43:59 AM
Barack Obama will lead Western demands for action on Syrian civil war in an election-season address at the start of the UN General Assembly

World - International
9/24/2012 9:29:06 PM
in New York for UN General Assembly, Ahmadinejad says Iran "ready to defend" against Israeli attack; he wants U.S. dialogue based on fairness, mutual respect; White House calls his comments "disgusting, offensive"

World - Region
9/24/2012 5:49:49 PM
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad slams Western powers for 'abusing' their UN veto powers on the eve of the main UN General Assembly debate

Egypt - The Balance Sheet
9/24/2012 1:49:26 PM
Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi departs for US on Monday to take part in UN General Assembly; he will be first Egyptian leader to address session in over a decade

Egypt - Politics
9/23/2012 2:53:31 PM
In run-up to UN General Assembly meeting in NY, leader of Egypt's main Salafist party calls on world body to make contempt for religion a criminal offense

World - Region
9/22/2012 12:34:04 PM
In what will be his last address to the UN General Assembly before stepping down next year, Iran's President Ahmadinejad's speech next week is awaited with anticipation and some concern

World - Region
9/21/2012 4:27:15 PM
Turkish premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan misses UN General Assembly meeting in New York, due to upcoming party congress and 'busy schedule', reports Anatolia news agency Friday

Egypt - The Balance Sheet
9/21/2012 1:40:30 PM
President Morsi will not hold private meeting with President Obama during first visit to US since his election; Egyptian foreign minister denies US aid package threatened by recent embassy clashes

World - Region
8/2/2012 4:50:54 PM
Hours before the U.N. General Assembly vote on a Saudi-drafted resolution on Syria, Russia says it will not back the text

World - Region
7/25/2012 10:26:19 PM
As reports over threat of chemical weapons used by Bashar Al-Assad surmount in Syria, Saudi Arabia proposes a UN General Assembly resolution to follow up on implementing sanctions on Syria

Egypt - Politics
7/9/2012 10:47:15 AM
As Washington continues to send positive messages to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, Obama is to hold his first meeting with President Morsi at the UN General Assembly in New York in September

Egypt - First 100 days
7/8/2012 7:14:48 PM
Message from US president includes invitation to attend UN General Assembly meeting in September, reassurances that Washington will support Egypt's democratic transition

World - Region
2/17/2012 4:01:03 PM
Thousands of Syrians rallied Friday to demand Bashar al-Assad's ouster, as the embattled president's forces unleashed their heaviest pounding yet of Homs in a brutal bid to crush dissent, monitors said

World - Region
2/17/2012 11:04:35 AM
Syrian activists say 'unprecedented' number of military planes launch heavy rockets in Homs after the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution calling on Al-Assad to step down and end attacks against civilian demonstrators

World - Region
2/12/2012 2:12:02 PM
No draft resolution by Saudi Arabia presented to the UN General Assembly, says Saudi foreign ministry official

World - International
2/8/2012 11:35:49 AM
In a diplomatic row that has dragged on for 30 years, Argentina finally decides to present an official complaint to the UN General Assembly against Britain's rule over the Falklands

World - Region
11/19/2011 10:07:10 AM
The UN General Assembly votes for a resolution that pushes for an investigation into the accusations against Iran that it plotted to assassinate the Saudi envoy to the US; Iranian rep responds with shock

World - Region
11/17/2011 3:48:14 PM
Germany,France,and Britain propose a tripartite resolution at the UN General Assembly's human rights committee to increase pressure for international action, claiming substantial Arab support

World - Region
10/31/2011 1:45:38 PM
Should Palestinians gain entry after Monday's UNESCO general assembly vote in to the UN cultural body, Israel will join the US in withdrawing funding

Opinion -
9/28/2011 4:31:52 PM
PA President Mahmoud Abbas’s dramatic bid for Palestinian statehood at the UN signaled the final death of the so-called ‘peace process’