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01.03.00 – MAINTENANCE OF PEACE AND SECURITY

UN / UKRAINE OSCE

The Security Council was briefed via videoconference by two top OSCE representatives in Ukraine who said a sustainable ceasefire and the withdrawal of heavy military equipment are "indispensable prerequisite to any further progress" in de-escalation of the conflict. UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / SOUTH SUDAN UPDATE

The UN peacekeeping chief told Security Council that amid a worsening humanitarian situation and a fragile security environment, the continuing tensions between South Sudan's rival factions risk plunging the country into further violence. UNIFEED-UNTV

24 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / OSCE UKRAINE

In his briefing to the Security Council, the Chairperson-in-Office of the Organization for Security and Co operation in Europe (OSCE) Ivica Dacic said what is needed in resolving the conflict in Ukraine is "full adherence to the cease-fire to allow for the implementation of the other elements of the Package, most notably the withdrawal of [...]

24 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / PEACE AND SECURITY

During a Security Council's ministerial-level debate on Maintaining International Peace and Security, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said "the less sovereignty is viewed as a wall or a shield, the better our prospects will be for protecting people and solving our shared problems." UNIFEED-UNTV

23 Feb 2015 | Read More »

OHCHR / SYRIA DETAINEES

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights called on the Syrian authorities to release all detainees held without due process by government forces and militias. OHCHR

19 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / PALESTINE

The UN Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman warned that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict continues to threaten further escalation, which could have damaging consequences for both parties and for the two-state solution. UNIFEED-UNTV

18 Feb 2015 | Read More »

AFGHANISTAN / 2014 CIVILIAN CASUALTIES

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said today that civilian casualties in that country topped 10,000 in 2014, a 22 per cent increase compared to the past year.  UNAMA

18 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / UKRAINE

The Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution endorsing the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk Agreements” signed in Minsk on 12 February.  UNIFEED-UNTV

17 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / IRAQ

The departing Special Representative for Iraq Nickolay Mladenov described himself as a "paranoid optimist" as he completes his tenure in Iraq – adding that he is optimistic because Iraq's political, community and religious leaders have come together to save their country from terror, but is also paranoid because so many things can go wrong. UNIFEED-UNTV

17 Feb 2015 | Read More »

UN / YEMEN

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reports that some 61 per cent or almost 16 million Yemenis are in need of humanitarian assistance. UNIFEED-UNTV

13 Feb 2015 | Read More »

 

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