Thursday 14 November 2013 05:54
UN Security Council member Rwanda has confirmed that the vote on a draft resolution to defer the trials of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto will be taken on Friday.
Sunday 10 November 2013 09:03
Iran and six world powers failed in marathon talks to clinch a deal to curb Tehran's nuclear program but said differences had narrowed and they would resume negotiations in 10 days.
Saturday 9 November 2013 12:12
A request for the UN Security Council's deferral of the trials of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto, at the ICC could be put to a vote as early as next week.
Thursday 7 November 2013 05:23
The United Nations Security Council is expected to emphasize in the coming days the need to neutralize all the other armed groups operating in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Tuesday 29 October 2013 13:32
The rule of law has had a tough time in Africa recently.
Saturday 26 October 2013 09:25
UN aid chief Valerie Amos demanded stronger action by the UN Security Council on Friday to get desperately needed aid into Syria.
Tuesday 15 October 2013 05:29
South Africa and France have paid tribute to each other for their longstanding relationship.
Monday 14 October 2013 05:07
President Jacob Zuma has defended the African Union's (AU) decision that no sitting African head of state should appear before the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Friday 11 October 2013 17:26
Is the International Criminal Court (ICC) targeting Africans?
Thursday 10 October 2013 19:36
The UN Security Council is now formally considering its option on how to support an African led International Support Mission currently on the ground in the Central African Republic, CAR.
Wednesday 9 October 2013 07:05
UN Security Council is planning to vote this week on a draft resolution that would urge the UN to explore the possibility of establishing a UN peacekeeping force in Central African Republic.
Tuesday 8 October 2013 20:04
The speaker of the National Assembly, Max Sisulu says the destruction of chemical weapons should be adhered to by all countries and not end with Syria.
Thursday 3 October 2013 05:40
Building on a fragile unity, the UN Security Council has urged Syria's government to allow cross-border aid deliveries.
Monday 30 September 2013 05:43
Brent crude slipped below $108 a barrel on Monday.
Friday 27 September 2013 11:43
Experts from the world's chemical weapons watchdog will begin inspecting Syria's stockpile of toxic munitions by Tuesday.
Friday 27 September 2013 05:11
There are tentative but positive signs emerging in relations between Iran and the United States.
Thursday 26 September 2013 20:18
President Jacob Zuma says UN processes are constantly being undermined by powerful countries emboldened by the veto they possess on the Security Council.
Tuesday 24 September 2013 06:44
When President Jacob Zuma addresses the UN General Assembly later on Tuesday, he will suggest to his contemporaries that the Security Council might have outlived its usefulness.
Monday 23 September 2013 13:55
The Syrian opposition says it's willing to attend a peace conference to help end the conflict if a new government is established.
Friday 13 September 2013 09:15
The UN has confirmed that Syria has signed a decree providing for accession to the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.