UN chief: Ukraine war hitting poor nations reliant on wheat

The United Nations chief, Antonio Guterres, warned Monday that Russia’s war on Ukraine is holding “a sword of Damocles” over the global economy, especially poor developing countries that face skyrocketing food, fuel, and fertilizer prices and are now seeing their breadbasket “being bombed.”


UN diplomats talk peace, bring COVID

The first diplomatic infections of COVID-19 are being reported after foreign dignitaries from around the world attended the United Nations General Assembly in New York.