There can be no return to the status quo in Syria under 'tyrant' President Bashar al-Assad, Barack Obama told the UN Assembly.Read the full story ›
The PM has told ITV News a push for peace in Syria that will see "butcher" Assad temporarily stay in power is not against his original goal.Read the full story ›
The actor David Morrissey has visited the Greek island of Lesvos as an ambassador for UNHCR to witness its refugee crisis first-hand.Read the full story ›
Israel and the Palestinians may have both committed war crimes during the 2014 Gaza conflict, a UN report has suggested.Read the full story ›
Khaled Hosseini, author of the Kite Runner, and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador visits Syrian refugee camps in Jordan.Read the full story ›
Actress and special envoy Angelina Jolie has condemned the UN Security Council for its inaction over the millions of Syrian refugees.Read the full story ›
Katie Hopkins strongly criticised by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights after her controversial "migrants are cockroaches" article.Read the full story ›
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for an immediate ceasefire in Yemen, the first time he has made such an appeal since Saudi-led air strikes against Houthi rebels began three weeks ago.
In a speech to the National Press Club in Washington.Mr Ban said: "I am calling for an immediate ceasefire in Yemen by all the parties.
"The Saudis have assured me that they understand that there must be a political process. I call on all Yemenis to participate in good faith."