40 killed, 260 wounded in clashes in Yemen's Aden: UN
Monday, August 12, 2019, 8:21 AM
Fighting between pro-government forces and separatists in Yemen's second city Aden has killed around 40 people and injured 260 others including civilians, the UN said. "Scores of civilians have been killed and wounded since August 8 when fighting broke out in the city of Aden. Preliminary reports indicate that as many as 40 people have been killed and 260 injured," a UN statement said.
Europe Heat Wave May Melt World's Second Largest Ice Sheet In Greenland
Sunday, July 28, 2019, 11:00 AM
The hot air that smashed European weather records this week looks set to move towards Greenland and could cause record melting of the world's second largest ice sheet, the United Nations said on Friday. "According to forecasts, and this is of concern, the atmospheric flow is now going to transport that heat towards Greenland," she told a regular U.N. briefing in Geneva.
Paris Says Its Missiles Found On Pro-Haftar Base In Libya
Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 7:53 PM
The French defence-ministry said that its missiles had been found on base used by forces-loyal to Libya's Khalifa-Haftar, but it denied supplying them to the rebels which would be a breach of UN-arms embargo. It said US-made Javelin-missiles found in a camp south of Tripoli had been given to French-forces-operating in the war-torn country, but were defective and were meant to have been destroyed.