Syria said the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and its investigation teams have become tools in the hands of countries hostile to the Damascus government, and that reports compiled by the organization lack credibility.
Foreign Minister in the Yemeni National Salvation Government, Hisham Sharaf Abdullah, warned Saudi Arabia and its regional allies against continuation of the sea, land and air blockade on Yemen, stating that their ports and economically strategic sites will be targeted if such crippling measures are not abolished.
Tehran’s ambassador to the UN office in Geneva censured Germany and several other countries for baselessly criticizing the human rights situation in Iran while trying to appease the US by turning a blind eye to its criminal sanctions, which “grossly” violate the Iranian people’s most basic rights.
Germany's 16 states are planning to take on €95 billion ($107 billion) in new debt as part of their spending efforts to cushion the economy from the worst of the coronavirus shock, Der Spiegel magazine reported.
Twelve EU states are calling for the European Commission to speed the process of setting a new 2030 climate target to serve as an ambitious example at the next global climate summit, according to a letter to the Commission seen by Reuters.
Attorneys general for 19 states and the District of Columbia sued President Donald Trump’s administration on Monday to block a sweeping new rule to indefinitely detain migrant families seeking to settle in the United States.
Fourteen US states, including New York and California, and the District of Columbia said the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposal to replace an Obama-era water regulation would end federal protection for half of wetlands and 15 percent of streams across the country.
Sixteen US states sued President Donald Trump’s administration on Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to fund a wall on the southern border with Mexico, saying the move violated the Constitution.