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The United Nations has voiced grave concern over the Saudi-backed militant attack on Yemeni city of Hudaydah.

The United Nations voiced grave concern over the Saudi-backed militant attack on the Yemeni city of Hudaydah.

 Palestinians resumed their fiery protests at Gaza's border with Israel on Friday as a U.N. human rights body criticized Israel for the "disproportionate and indiscriminate use of force" that killed at least 59 Palestinians earlier this week. Israel condemned the resolution by the U.N. Human Rights Council as biased.

 The Humanitarian Coordinator, Mr. Jamie McGoldrick, today called for the protection of Palestinians, particularly children and health workers, in the context of demonstrations taking place in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) and for demonstrators to refrain from actions that prevent the functioning of the main entry point for humanitarian goods to the Gaza Strip.

 Following a decision on Tuesday by the United States to withdraw from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, the United Nations chief said he was “deeply concerned” by the move, and called on all parties to preserve the deal, said Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General.

 Rockets and heavy machines guns fired from Afghan government helicopters killed and wounded at least 107 boys and men attending a religious ceremony near the northern city of Kunduz in April, according to a United Nations report.

 UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned airstrikes on a wedding in Yemen that killed dozens of people, including children, and called for an investigation.

The UN Secretary General strongly decried Saudi Arabia's deadly airstrike on a wedding ceremony in Yemen's Hajjah province.

 UN human rights experts on Tuesday slammed Israeli security forces for killing Palestinians near the Gaza fence by using firearms, including live ammunition.

 Rival draft resolutions by Russia and the US to set up a new expert body to probe chemical weapons attacks in Syria have both failed to pass at the United Nations Security Council.

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