The United Nations has called on all actors in the Middle East Gulf region to exercise maximum restraint and prevent any escalation amid heightened tensions
The United Nations says humanitarian aid agencies have prepositioned supplies for the impact and aftermath of Cyclone Kenneth but assessing damage in the Comoros where Kenneth hit en route to Mozambique is proving difficult.
The South African Mission to the United Nations has observed a moment of silence in memory of former envoy to the organisation Ambassador Dumisani Shadrack Kumalo who passed away on Sunday.
A survey on sexual harassment at the United Nations has found that one in three respondents experienced sexual harassment in the workplace in the past two years.
The United Nations says it remains ready to assist in mediation if all political sides in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) request such an intervention.