""He's from a family that is so tight, that works so hard to raise their children correctly. It's just horrible.""
""Currently, more than 180 children are held in detention without having been convicted. Under the occupation, children can be held for one and a half years before their case goes to trial.""
Marsha de Cordova
British Labour MP
"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
South Korea carries out live fire military drills as the UN Security Council meets
The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea that could slash the Asian state's 2.5 billion Euro annual export revenue by a third
The UN Security Council will vote later on a US-drafted resolution toughening sanctions on North Korea over missile tests
US warns it will use force to stop North Korea's missile programme but Russia warns against military talk
North Korea says it has successfully test fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile.
Ordered and supervised by leader Kim Jong
Russia has blocked a draft resolution at the United Nations condemning last week’s toxic gas attack in Syria.
Immediate action is needed to protect the Syrian people but it should be “rooted in the principles of the United Nations and international law,” U.
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has reacted angrily to the US abstention on a UN resolution condeming settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says his country will re-assess its ties with the United Nations, after the Security Council adopted a resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlement buil
The US has taken the strongest action in years against long standing ally Israel.
The UN Security Council has called for officials from the world body to be allowed to monitor the evacuation of people from eastern Aleppo.
The Security Council is meeting to vote on a resolution to guarantee that UN officials can monitor evacuations from the besieged parts of the Syrian city.
Outgoing UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has made his last appearance in the Security Council.
Russia blocks a French-drafted resolution calling for an end to airstrikes on Aleppo, while its own text fails to gain enough support.
Kristalina Georgieva, an EU commissioner, has been nominated by her native Bulgaria as a candidate to become the next UN Secretary General.
Officials say Aleppo is not on the list of destinations for deliveries that could resume as early as Thursday.
Moscow and Washington trade blame during a high-level meeting at the UN Security Council in New York.
The US and Russia say they want to extend the ceasefire they have brokered in Syria.
South Korea has called on the world to pressure Pyongyang into giving up its nuclear programme.
Ttate television said the test elevated the country's nuclear arsenal and was part of its response to international sanctions following its earlier nuclear test and long-range rocket launch in January