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Ashley Funyak
October 04, 2019 - 2:55 pm
Mayor Bill Peduto announced on Friday that Pittsburgh will adopt United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) .
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Joe DeStio
October 01, 2019 - 4:35 pm
A lack of affordable housing and race inequality are the two biggest human rights issues affecting the city of Pittsburgh. So says a report prepared by city government officials and experts.
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September 25, 2019 - 4:08 am
Fifty-eight floors above Manhattan, President Donald Trump watched his legacy change and his political future grow more uncertain.
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Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 12:55 am
By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson landed in New York this week on a speedy Royal Air Force jet, bringing his vision of a post-Brexit "Global Britain" to the United Nations. Then he sat on the tarmac for more than an hour. The captain informed...
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September 24, 2019 - 4:12 am
President Donald Trump goes before the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday to try to square his "America First" approach to foreign policy with his administration's hope for a multi-national response to Iran's escalating aggression.
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Associated Press
September 24, 2019 - 1:34 am
President Donald Trump made his political priorities clear Monday within an hour of arriving at the United Nations for a three-day visit: He breezed by a major climate change summit to focus instead on religious persecution, an issue that resonates with his evangelical supporters.
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U.S. Ambassador to Canada Kelly Knight Craft
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July 31, 2019 - 9:34 pm
Kelly Craft was confirmed 56-34, ending a more than seven-month vacancy in the key diplomatic position.
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July 30, 2019 - 5:13 am
More Afghan civilians were killed by Afghan and NATO forces than by the Taliban and other militants in the first half of 2019, the U.N. mission said in a report released Tuesday.
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July 08, 2019 - 1:47 pm
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.'s human rights chief has challenged Trump administration policies and said she is "appalled" by the conditions facing detained migrants and refugees in the United States. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said Monday that children should...
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U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton
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May 25, 2019 - 9:57 am
U.S. national security adviser John Bolton on Saturday called a series of short-range missile tests by North Korea earlier this month a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions and said sanctions must be kept in place.
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