Biden withdraws Trump’s restoration of UN sanctions on Iran

[ad_1] UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Biden administration on Thursday rescinded former president Donald Trump’s restoration of U.N. sanctions on Iran, an announcement that could help Washington move toward rejoining the 2015 nuclear agreement aimed at reining in the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program. Acting U.S. Ambassador Richard Mills sent a letter to the U.N. Security … Read more

United Nations calls for restoration of civilian rule in Myanmar as protests grow

[ad_1] Protesters rally outside the Russian embassy in Yangon on Friday – Getty Images AsiaPac/Hkun Lat Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Myanmar on the eighth day of nationwide protests calling on General Min Aung Hlaing, who seized power last week, to release Mrs Suu Kyi and other civilian leaders. At … Read more