Security Council

U.N. Concludes 'War Crime' Was Committed In SyriaUnited Nations inspectors said Monday that they have clear and convincing evidence of a chemical weapons attack in Syria last month.
Israel Floats 'Interim Solution' Proposal At UN To Stem Palestinian Statehood TensionThe Israeli proposal would allow the Palestinians to establish a state within existing borders in Gaza and the West Bank and deal with all the tough stuff later.
Presidential Hopeful Perry Unleashes All-Out Assault On Obama's Israel Policies The United Nations confrontation over Palestinian statehood became a major issue in the U.S. presidential race on Tuesday. Leading GOP contender Rick Perry accused President Barack Obama of appeasing terrorists and betraying Israel.
Manhattan DA: US Banks Duped By Iranian Shipping CompanyProsecutors say an Iranian government-owned shipping company used corporate aliases to evade U.S. economic sanctions and to con American banks into processing $60 million in banned transactions.
Gas Leak Odor Forces Evacuation At United NationsThe temporary building on the north lawn of the complex was evacuated Tuesday, but staff and diplomats were allowed to return a few minutes later.