Is the UN facing a funding crisis with its refugee program? DW's correspondent in Beirut, Martin Jay, spoke to Tanya Chapuisat, UNICEF’s representative in Lebanon.
Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled violence in Myanmar to face misery in Bangladesh. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned of a "horrible" tragedy if Myanmar's leader Suu Kyi fails to act soon.
In his first speech in front of the UN General Assembly, Donald Trump has said the US bears too large a share of the costs of the world body. But what constitutes the UN budget and where could Trump possibly save money?
Dhaka has warned Myanmar of "unwarranted consequences" over violations of its airspace amid a crackdown on Rohingya. The UN says nearly 400,000 Rohingya have been displaced in what amounts to "ethnic cleansing."
The United Nations has said it and its partners plan to help 300,000 Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar. The US and UN have called on security forces in Myanmar to respect human rights.
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