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Rappler's latest stories on UNGA


Cayetano, CHR, Curry | Midday wRap

Sep 25, 2017 - 12:31 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Jusuf Kalla desak kerja sama global untuk perangi terorisme

Sep 22, 2017 - 3:35 PM

Tidak ada negara yang bisa menangani terorisme sendirian

Wakil Presiden Jusuf Kalla dalam Sidang Umum PBB di New York, AS, pada 19 September 2016. Foto dari wapresri.go.id

Honeylet Avanceña seen in New York for UN General Assembly

Sep 20, 2017 - 6:31 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte's common-law wife says she was 'invited' to the high-profile gathering but refuses to say what her role was at the event

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by his partner Honeylet during the departure in Beijing Capital International Airport in China on May 15, 2017. Along with the Philippine delegation, Pres. Duterte and his partner Honeylet have their picture taken while onboard the presidential plane going back to the Philippines after the successful engagement in Cambodia, Hongkong and China. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Covering the UN diplomatic whirlwind

Oct 06, 2014 - 12:36 PM

Seeing the United Nations up close was a lesson on global power play how the world runs its affairs and what actually comes out of a week of speeches

MOST AWAITED. US President Barack Obama's address before the UN General Assembly was one of the week's most awaited speeches. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

VLOG: PH hits China, salutes peacekeepers in UN

Sep 30, 2014 - 1:31 PM

Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario hits China s expansionist claims and praises Filipino peacekeepers

Philippine Foreign Affairs secretary addresses the general debate of the 69th session of the General Assembly. UN Photo/Amanda Voisard

Cowards? 'PH peacekeepers served with honor'

Sep 30, 2014 - 6:51 AM

In the face of grave danger Filipino peacekeepers have bravely helped to safeguard world peace Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario tells the UN

'BRAVE, PROFESSIONAL.' Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario praises Filipino peacekeepers as he addresses the UN after the controversy involving Filipino blue helmets in the Golan Heights. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

At UN, PH rejects China’s ‘dangerous, reckless’ acts

Sep 30, 2014 - 4:03 AM

Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario criticizes China s dangerous reckless and forceful activities before the UN s biggest annual gathering

Junta-ruled Thailand says ‘committed to rights’

Sep 28, 2014 - 3:24 AM

Thailand s Deputy Prime Minister glosses over the junta s violations of human rights in his speech before the UN General Assembly in New York

Obama on maritime row: China must follow rules

Sep 25, 2014 - 10:07 AM

We will insist that all nations abide by the rules of the road and resolve their territorial disputes peacefully consistent with international law Obama says

'RULES OF THE ROAD.' US President Barack Obama calls on China and other South China Sea claimant countries to follow international law. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Rowhani refuses to rule out Obama meeting

Sep 20, 2013 - 8:23 AM

Iranian President Hassan Rowhani refused to rule out a meeting with US President Barack Obama

ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE. Iranian President Hassan Rowhani refuses to rule out the possibility of meeting US President Barack Obama. Photo by EPA/Abedin Taherkenareh

US sees 'chance for diplomacy' with Iran

Sep 20, 2013 - 6:35 AM

The US said comments by Iranian President Hassan Rowhani had opened up a possible new diplomatic path

ROWHANI AND DIPLOMACY. The US government said comments by Iranian President Hassan Rowhani had opened up a possible new diplomatic path. EPA/Iranian Presidency/Handout