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UN chief warns of 'unprecedented global hunger crisis'

UN chief warns of 'unprecedented global hunger crisis'

'There is a real risk that multiple famines will be declared in 2022,' says Antonio Guterres

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US announces additional $450M in security assistance to Ukraine
23.06.2022

US announces additional $450M in security assistance to Ukraine

'This is the 13th time that President (Joe) Biden has authorized a presidential drawdown package,' says White House

UN says dialogue with Taliban 'only way forward' for Afghans, international security
23.06.2022

UN says dialogue with Taliban 'only way forward' for Afghans, international security

There is need for continued engagement with de facto authorities in Afghanistan, says special envoy

Supreme Court overturns New York law on conceal guns
23.06.2022

Supreme Court overturns New York law on conceal guns

In 6-3 vote, Court rules requirement violates constitutional right to carry guns

Helicopter crash kills 6 in US state of West Virginia
23.06.2022

Helicopter crash kills 6 in US state of West Virginia

Vietnam-era Bell UH-1B helicopter crashed near Route 17 in Logan County Wednesday evening

Colombian president-elect speaks to Venezuela’s Maduro in hopes of renewing ties
22.06.2022

Colombian president-elect speaks to Venezuela’s Maduro in hopes of renewing ties

Diplomatic relations cut in 2019 after Colombia recognized Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as interim president