“The United Nations . . . remains the focal point for the maintenance of international peace and security. Yet, we look out at a world mired in crisis and conflict.”
The United States remains concerned about the limits that have been imposed on freedom of speech and assembly by the military.
International scrutiny of North Korea’s egregious human rights violations has intensified with the release of a UN report which concluded that some of the ongoing atrocities in the country may constitute crimes against humanity.
Security forces in South Sudan shut down a prominent independent radio station and briefly detained its news director. More
Children and families who do not have proper immigration claims will be subject to repatriation to their home countries. More
The United States remains concerned about the limits that have been imposed on freedom of speech and assembly by the military. More
The United States is deeply concerned over the sentences handed down to four more Russian protesters who participated in the Bolotnaya Square demonstrations in Moscow in May 2012. More
“ISIL poses a threat to all Iraqis and to the entire region." More