August 1st, 2014
10:41 PM ET

Gaza citizens caught in the crossfire

There is no end in sight to the crisis in Gaza. Citizens there have nowhere to go. With fighting raging they can’t bury their dead. There is often no time to tend to their wounded. It’s a humanitarian crisis that is escalating along with the violence.

Chris Gunness is the spokesman for the U.N. Relief and Works Agency. He told Anderson they have nothing but international law and humanitarian principles to protect us.

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Filed under: Crisis in Gaza • Gaza • Hamas • Israel • United Nations
July 30th, 2014
11:30 PM ET

Gaza: Deadly attack on U.N. school

Artillery hit a United Nations school in Gaza that was sheltering thousands of Palestinians. An initial review by the Israeli military found that its forces were responding to nearby mortar fire. The United Nations and the White House condemned the attack. Karl Penhaul got an up close look at the immediate aftermath.

Anderson discussed the deadly attack with Pierre Krahenbuhl, who is the Director of Operations for the U.N. Relief and Works Agency.

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Filed under: Benjamin Netanyahu • Crisis in Gaza • Gaza • Israel • Karl Penhaul • United Nations
September 27th, 2013
11:31 PM ET

U.N. approves Syria weapons resolution

In a 15-0 vote, the U.N. Security Council approved a plan demanding Syria turn over its chemical weapons. Nick Paton Walsh reports.

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Filed under: Chemical Weapons • Nick Paton Walsh • Syria • United Nations • Wolf Blitzer
September 24th, 2013
11:54 PM ET

Breaking down the Rouhani interview

Christiane Amanpour sat down with Iran's President after his speech at the United Nations today. But does his message to the American people signal a thaw in relations between the two countries? Former Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz joins the panel to weigh in.
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Filed under: AC360 Later • Hassan Rouhani • Iran • United Nations
September 24th, 2013
11:32 PM ET

Iran: How we got here?

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made his debut at the United Nations today. He spoke hours after President Obama stood at the same podium, but the two President did not meet face-to-face. Today's events are raising questions about a possible new chapter in U.S. / Iranian relations. Anderson takes a look at the events that brought the two countries to this point.

Filed under: Anderson Cooper • Hassan Rouhani • Iran • United Nations
September 23rd, 2013
11:45 PM ET

President Obama to speak at the U.N.

President Obama is preparing to address the U.N. General Assembly. The big question right now is whether he will sit down for a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. CNN's Jim Sciutto has the latest from the United Nations.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • Hassan Rouhani • Iran • Jim Sciutto • United Nations
December 11th, 2012
12:55 AM ET

Farris: U.N. treaty 'is a law'

Michael Farris, chairman of the Home School Legal Defense Association, is opposed to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities because he believes the treaty would give the U.N. power to control parents' decisions for their children in the U.S. Watch both parts of Anderson Cooper's interview questioning Farris about his claims regarding the treaty which was voted on, but not ratified, by the U.S. Senate on December 4.



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Filed under: United Nations
December 11th, 2012
12:33 AM ET

KTH: Battle over U.N. disabilities treaty

Critics of a U.N. treaty to protect the rights of those with disabilities say it would give the U.N. control over parents' choices in the U.S. Supporters dispute the claims. Anderson Cooper is Keeping Them Honest.

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Filed under: Keeping Them Honest • United Nations
December 10th, 2012
10:28 PM ET

Would a U.N. treaty supersede U.S. law?

CNN's Jeffrey Toobin says "you can't do anything in an American courtroom based on" the U.N. disabilities treaty.

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December 8th, 2012
02:53 AM ET

KTH: U.N. Disability treaty

Opponents of the U.N. disabilities treaty say it could change U.S. law. We're Keeping them Honest.

Filed under: Congress • Keeping Them Honest • United Nations
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