UN envoy meets with Myanmar’s SAC chairman, foreign minister

In this image provided by the Military True News Information Team, United Nations special envoy Noeleen Heyzer, (left) and State Administration Council Chairman Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing shake hands on Aug 17, 2022, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. (MYANMAR TRUE NEWS INFORMATION TEAM VIA AP) YANGON – The United Nations Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Myanmar Noeleen […]

UN top envoy says Yemen violence escalation worst in years

This picture taken on Dec 21, 2021 shows a general view of destruction following a reported air strike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting the Huthi rebel-held Yemeni capital's Sanaa International Airport. (MOHAMMED HUWAIS / AFP) UNITED NATIONS – Hans Grundberg, the special envoy of the UN secretary-general for Yemen, said on Tuesday that escalating violence […]

UN chief appoints Jean Arnault as personal envoy on Afghanistan

Then United Nations special envoy to Afghanistan, Jean Arnault addresses a press conference in Kabul, July 17, 2004. (PHOTO / AFP) NEW YORK – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday appointed veteran French diplomat Jean Arnault as his personal envoy on Afghanistan and regional issues. The appointment comes a day before Russia, China, the […]