The UN Security Council is set to adopt a resolution aimed at choking off millions of dollars in earnings from oil sales.
UN agencies are interested in opening hub offices in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The United Nations is temporarily pulling support to the Democratic Republic of Congo's planned military operation to drive out rebels.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called for the restoration to power in Yemen of Western-backed President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi after Huthi militia seized power.
The UN Security Council plans to adopt a resolution next week aimed at halting funding to Islamic State militants from oil, antique trafficking and ransoms.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon is seeking to boost the UN force in the Central African Republic by 1,030 peacekeepers as the country prepares for elections.
Russia is making a push at the United Nations for a new resolution to choke off funding from oil sales to the Islamic State group.
The UN's highest court started delivering its ruling in a long-running genocide case between Croatia and Serbia.
The UN Security Council demanded the immediate release of all hostages held by the Islamic State group.
The UN Security Council condemned the "heinous and cowardly" murder of a Japanese journalist, after Islamic State militants claimed his beheading.
A rocket attack on the Ukrainian city of Mariupol that killed 30 people at the weekend deliberately targeted civilians and the perpetrators must be brought to justice.
The UN Security Council will hold a special meeting on the violence in eastern Ukraine.
The UN Security Council will hold closed-door meetings Monday on the crisis that has left Yemen in a political vacuum.
The World Health Organization's chief admitted the UN agency had been caught napping on Ebola and pledged reforms to avoid similar mistakes in future.
United Nations Security Council members arrived in Haiti for a three-day visit to urge the government to hold long-delayed elections.
The UN Security Council, including Russia, strongly condemned the "reprehensible" shelling of a trolleybus in east Ukraine.
French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy led calls at the United Nations to confront a global rise in anti-Semitism.
The UN Security Council condemned an attack by Huthi rebels on Yemen's presidential palace and voiced strong support for President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi.
Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee told the UN Security Council that peace worldwide was losing ground and fear is on the rise.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voiced alarm over fierce fighting around the Donetsk airport in eastern Ukraine.
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