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They said it: Leaders at the UN, in their own words

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:50:05 -0400

Many leaders saying many things about many topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world: That’s what the U.N. General Assembly invariably produces each year. And each year, certain voices dominate. Here, The Associated Press takes the opposite approach and spotlights some thoughts — delivered universally from the rostrum at the United Nations following successive years of a virtual, then hybrid summit — from leaders who might have not captured the headlines and airtime on Saturday, the fifth and penultimate day of the 2022 debate. ——— “We may sometimes have the impression that we say the same things, that we repeat each other. I would like to disagree. If committing to peace and security, to development and prosperity, to upholding international law and respecting human rights, engaging in genuine efforts to mitigate climate change is repeating each other, then we are doing the right thing.” — Edi Rama, prime minister of Albania ——— “Many are beginning to...

Belarus foreign minister blames NATO, West for Ukraine war

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:44:32 -0400

Belarus' foreign minister blamed NATO and the West for Russia's invasion of Ukraine

US spy satellite launched into orbit from California

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:41:56 -0400

A classified satellite for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office launched into orbit aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta 4 Heavy rocket on Saturday

Saudi Arabia's triumphant week reclaims the West's embrace

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:40:42 -0400

Saudi Arabia appears to be leaving behind the stream of negative coverage the killing of Jamal Khashoggi elicited since 2018

'We got our miracle': Freed Americans back home in Alabama

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:25:34 -0400

Two U.S. military veterans who disappeared three months ago while fighting with Ukrainian forces have arrived in their home state of Alabama

On Ukraine, Russia repeats insistence that it had no choice

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:23:26 -0400

Russia has told the world that it has “no choice” but to take military action in Ukraine

Live updates: U.N. General Assembly

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 18:03:06 -0400

Sri Lanka’s foreign minister says the recent political crisis in his nation presents an opportunity

DeSantis declares emergency as storm expected to hit Florida

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 17:49:26 -0400

Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for 24 counties.

India stays neutral on Ukraine war, previews G-20 term at UN

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 16:42:47 -0400

India’s foreign minister laid out the country’s plans for its turn at the G-20 presidency during the U

Soldier who went missing during Korean War accounted for

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 16:39:05 -0400

A soldier from Massachusetts who went missing during the Korean war and was later reported to have died in a prisoner of war camp has been accounted for

Southgate: I'm right person for England | Kane: We're not panicking

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 23:40:00 BST

Under-fire Gareth Southgate remains convinced he is the right person to lead England into the World Cup and is confident that the team will click in Qatar.

Djokovic dominates as Team Europe move ahead in Laver Cup

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 23:08:00 BST

Novak Djokovic made up for lost time with two victories in rapid fashion to help Team Europe take control of the Laver Cup on the second day of the team competition in London.

Serrano defeats Mahfoud and seeks undisputed showdown

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 21:20:00 BST

Amanda Serrano won a unanimous decision to unify the IBF belt with the WBO and WBC featherweight titles she already held.

Papers: Man Utd ponder De Gea new contract offer

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 23:00:00 BST

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Sunday's national newspapers...

Joyce takes out Parker in 11th round LIVE!

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 17:30:00 BST

Woolf backs Saints for five in a row | Smith: Leeds were second-best

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 21:13:00 BST

Kristian Woolf is in no doubt St Helens are well-placed to make a push for a fifth-straight Betfred Super League title in 2023 after their 24-12 win over Leeds Rhinos in Saturday's Grand Final.

Djokovic hails 'beautiful' Federer farewell at Laver Cup

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 22:18:00 BST

Novak Djokovic expressed his gratitude at being part of Roger Federer's "beautiful" farewell to professional tennis but admitted to being left with mixed emotions over the retirement of his rival.

Christie penalty sends Scotland top after win over Rep of Ireland

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 21:38:00 BST

Ryan Christie's late penalty returned Scotland to the top of their Nations League group as they came from behind to beat the Republic of Ireland 2-1 at Hampden Park.

Fury sets AJ ultimatum: 'If it's not done by Monday, I'm moving on'

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 20:50:00 BST

Tyson Fury has handed Anthony Joshua an ultimatum if they are to put together their all-British heavyweight battle this year.

Crisis-hit Worcester thrash Newcastle

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 19:17:00 BST

Worcester Warriors director of rugby Steve Diamond revealed his players held a vote on Friday over whether to go ahead with Saturday's match against Newcastle Falcons.

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