UN nuclear watchdog chief: No problems with Iran

The chief of the UN’s atomic watchdog says his inspectors haven’t encountered problems with Iran, despite Trump’s comments to the contrary. International Atomic Energy Agency Director-General Yukiya Amano said the organization would continue checking in on Iran to ensure it sticks to the deal’s terms. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on […]

15,000 under five die from preventable illnesses each day: UN

Despite a dramatic fall in the infant mortality rate, 15,000 children aged under the age of five still die each day around the world from preventable diseases, a UN report said Thursday. (Source: AFP) Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): […]

World Insight: “Profound regret” over US withdrawal from UNESCO

US President Donald Trump appears to have delivered on a campaign promise to disengage from the United Nations, after the UN’s world heritage body UNESCO was notified that the US is withdrawing its membership, citing “mounting arrears” and “continuing anti-Israel bias.” The US did say it would “remain engaged … as a non-member observer state […]

US to pull out of UN cultural agency, claims it has anti-Israel bias

The United States announced Thursday that it will withdraw from the United Nations’ scientific and cultural organization, known as UNESCO, accusing the body of “anti-Israel bias.” US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Washington would establish an “observer mission” to replace its representation at the Paris-based agency. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our […]

UNICEF plans disease prevention among Rohingya refugees

UNICEF has launched a response plan to prevent an outbreak of acute diarrhea and cholera among Rohingya refugees who fled to Bangladesh to escape violence in Myanmar. Since August 25, 515,000 new Rohingya refugees have arrived in Cox’s Bazar, a port city in southern Bangladesh. Sixty percent of the new arrivals are children, and 30 […]

UN hopes the winner of Nobel Peace Prize can push the prohibition of nuclear weapons

The United Nations said the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to an anti-nuclear weapons group could help a UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. The treaty has adopted by 122 nations in July this year. It does not include and would not apply to any of the states that already have nuclear arms. Subscribe […]

Fourth round of negotiations ends with no ‘sufficient progress’

The fourth round of Brexit negotiations have wrapped up in Brussels. After the talks, EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier told a news conference more progress was needed on key issues to move the negotiations to the next phase. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP […]

UN chief: Myanmar’s Rohingya refugee crisis a ‘human rights nightmare’

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged Myanmar authorities to immediately end their military operations which have forced over 500,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee into Bangladesh. He made the remarks at the UN Security Council in New York during its first public meeting on Myanmar in eight years. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download […]

China finishes registration of 8,000-strong peacekeeping standby force at UN

The Chinese Defense Ministry says 8,000 standby troops have been registered with the UN. This is part of a commitment President Xi Jinping made during the 2015 UN peacekeeping summit, and a concrete action in supporting the UN. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP […]


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