By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. and Iran are inching closer toward diplomatic talks over Tehran's nuclear program, even as the Iranian government moved further outside the original nuclear deal on Tuesday by curtailing international inspections of its nuclear sites.
By MORGAN WINSOR, PHOEBE NATANSON and CLARK BENSON, ABC News (ROME) -- Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Luca Attanasio, was killed Monday in an attack on a United Nations convoy during his visit to the Central African nation, officials said.
By LIBBY CATHEY, EMILY SHAPIRO and TIA HUMPHRIES, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- This is Day 20 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how events are unfolding. All times Eastern.Feb 08,... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Linda Thomas-Greenfield, President Joe Biden's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, faces her Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday, vowing to bring back "genuine, old-fashioned, people-to-people diplomacy," according to her prepared remarks obtained by ABC... Read More.
By PETE MADDEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Turkish authorities have rebuffed a request from the United Nations for more information on the murders of Syrian-American journalist Halla Barakat and her mother, Orouba Barakat.In a letter dated Oct. 7, published by... Read More.
By JOOHEE CHO and HAKYUNG KATE LEE, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an unprecedented move during the first day of the communist regime's largest political gathering, acknowledged that his economic development plan for the country... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President-elect Joe Biden is moving forward with transition plans, capping a tumultuous and tension-filled campaign during a historic pandemic against President Donald Trump, who still refuses to concede the election and is taking... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than 38 billion tons of material were extracted from the Earth in 2017 for trade, a figure that shows how much the demand for raw resources has increased in recent decades, a... Read More.
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Nothing about this year's United Nations General Assembly is the same.International delegations have not descended upon New York City, the streets of midtown Manhattan aren't clogged with traffic, and more heads of... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NewsA former United Nations employee was arrested Wednesday after investigators said he lied to the FBI to cover up a 2016 incident where he allegedly drugged and sexually assaulted a woman, the U.S. Attorney's Office for... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 693,000 people worldwide.Over 18.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS(NEW YORK) -- In June, daily new cases of coronavirus surged to record levels. Here's what happened throughout the month.The United Nations is warning that 265 million people could be pushed to the point of... Read More.