Ban Ki-Moon Bears Saudi Arabia Responsibility of Sanaa Massacre, Says Impunity has only compounded pain
The United Nation’s Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said that the Initial reports from the site of the funeral bombing in Yemen indicate that it was a Saudi-led coalition attack.
UN Chief Demands 'Impartial' Probe into Yemen Attack
UN chief Ban Ki-moon called Sunday for a swift, independent probe into the air raid that killed more than 140 people at a funeral in Yemen, demanding the perpetrators face justice.
64 Academics from 20 Countries Urge Ban Ki-moon to Interfere to Stop Oppression in Bahrain
64 researchers and academics sent letter to UN Secretary General expressing concern regarding recent repressive measures against Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Bahrain Denies Ban-Ki Moon’s Raising of Human Rights Issues in his meeting with Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs
Bahrain denied what was published by the UN regarding the secretary-General’s discussion of human rights issues when meeting the Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid Al Khalifa.
Ban-Ki Moon Discusses Importance of Achieving Progress on Human Rights Fields with Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs
UN Secretary General Ban-Ki Moon discussed with the Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa the importance of achieving progress on the human rights level in Bahrain.
UN Deplores Al-Wefaq Dissolution and Shia Targeting: This Risks Escalating Tense in Country
UN S-G Ban Ki-moon deplored the dissolution of the main opposition political party in Bahrain, Al-Wefaq, condemning the “series of restrictions” imposed on fundamental freedoms.
Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Due to Meet on Yemen with U.N. Chief
Saudi Arabia's powerful deputy crown prince is due to meet U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon...
UN’s Ban Ki Moon Concerned by Al-Wefaq Suspension & Intimidation of HR Defenders in Bahrain
UN Secretary-General expressed concern at recent measures taken by Bahraini authorities that “aim at restricting political opposition.”
U.N. Won't Disclose Sources for Report Critical of Saudi Coalition
The United Nations will not disclose to a Saudi Arabia-led coalition sensitive sources of information that led the...
Ban Ki-Moon Voices Concern over Nabeel Rajab's Arrest, Criticizes Bahrain for Preventing HR Activists from Traveling to Geneva
UN Secretary-General expressed concern over the re-arrest of Nabeel Rajab, reiterating right of people to freedom of expression.
Powerful Saudi Prince to Meet Obama, Ban on U.S Visit
Saudi Arabia's powerful deputy crown prince flew to the United States on Monday for meetings with U.S. President...
Saudi Arabia Wants Yemen Coalition Off U.N. Child Rights Blacklist
Saudi Arabia asked United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday to remove the Riyadh-led military...
Bahraini Campaign against UN Officials
Member of the appointed Shura Council Sawsan Taqawi slammed the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon saying that "we reject Ban Ki Moon's statements for they question the integrity and independence of the Bahraini judiciary."