United Nations General Assembly Annual Meeting

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, left, is greeted by United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres before a meeting, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
September 23, 2017 - 4:38 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Iraq's foreign minister is asking nuclear countries for help building a nuclear reactor, saying the country has a right to use nuclear power peacefully as a party to the Nuclear Nonproliferation...
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Iran's Khoramshahr missile is displayed by the Revolutionary Guard during a military parade marking the 37th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion of Iran, in front of the shrine of late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, just outside Tehran, Iran, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. Iran's Revolutionary Guard has unveiled its latest ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 kilometers — about 1,250 miles— capable of reaching much of the Middle East, including Israel. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
September 22, 2017 - 10:17 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Friday unveiled its latest ballistic missile capable of reaching much of the Middle East, including Israel, while the country's president vowed that Tehran would press ahead with its missile program in defiance of U.S. demands to the contrary. The...
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Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
September 22, 2017 - 6:55 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 7:45 p.m. The top diplomat from St. Vincent and the Grenadines says any disavowal of the Paris agreement on combatting climate change is "an act of hostility" that would contribute to weather-related death and...
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In this Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, photo distributed on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un delivers a statement in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kim, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called Trump "deranged" and said he will "pay dearly" for his threats, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service. The content of this image is as provided and cannot be independently verified. (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
September 22, 2017 - 6:35 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lobbed a string of insults at President Donald Trump on Friday, calling him a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard" and hinting at frightening new weapons tests. It was the first time for a North Korean leader to issue such a direct statement...
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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, at the U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
September 21, 2017 - 7:29 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the U.N. General Assembly meeting (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Bangladesh's prime minister is accusing Myanmar of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims and laying land mines to prevent those who fled to Bangladesh from returning. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina...
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September 19, 2017 - 3:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local): 4:30 p.m. President Donald Trump says he's confident a diplomatic dispute between Qatar and its Arab neighbors can be solved. Trump sat down with the emir of Qatar on the sidelines of the United...
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September 19, 2017 - 2:32 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 3:33 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron is calling President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord "a mistake." At a news conference following his address Tuesday to the U.N. General...
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September 19, 2017 - 1:47 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating...
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September 19, 2017 - 1:16 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron issued a ringing defense of global cooperation Tuesday, telling world leaders that solving major challenges otherwise will be reduced to "the survival of the fittest." In his first appearance at the U.N. General Assembly, Macron vowed to press...
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