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01.03.00 – MAINTENANCE OF PEACE AND SECURITY

UN / INTERPOL SANCTIONS

The Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Jeff Feltman, told the Security Council that sanctions not only work but are also "fairly economical." UNIFEED – UNTV

25 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / PALESTINE WRAP

On the observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, GA President Sam Kutesa said "the path towards a durable peace remains uncertain." UNRWA Chief Pierre Krähenbüh said "recovery in Gaza is imperative." UNIFEED-UNTV

24 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN /MLADENOV

The United Nations top official in Iraq Nickolay Mladenov said restoring security, dealing with financial crisis and advancing the political process are currently three major challenges facing Iraq and its international partners. UNIFEED-UNTV

21 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / FIRST RESOLUTION POLICING

The Security Council adopted the first Resolution on UN policing-related work to "peacekeeping, post-conflict peacebuilding, security, the rule of law" and resolves to give "clear, credible and achievable" mandates for policing activities as well as appropriate resources. UNIFEED-UNTV

20 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / RAMOS-HORTA

Before briefing the members of the Security Council for the first time in his capacity of the chair of the High-Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations, Jose Ramos-Horta, former president of East Timor, told the press that he had already contacted "different groups" and asked for their input and contribution to a "comprehensive assessment of [...]

20 Nov 2014 | Read More »

GENEVA / UKRAINE HUMAN RIGHTS

In a new report published today, the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said civilians continue to be killed, unlawfully detained, tortured and disappeared in Eastern Ukraine. UNTV CH  

20 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / COUNTER-TERRORISM

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council that "despite strengthened efforts to combat the threat, the number of foreign terrorist fighters in the Syria and Iraq conflicts has grown to over 15,000 from more than 80 countries." He called on the international community to think more deeply into the fundamental conditions that allow extremism to thrive [...]

19 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / IRAQ

The atrocious crimes perpetrated by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) risk plunging Iraq into catastrophe as the country reels from bitter sectarian tensions and a growing humanitarian crisis affecting over 5 million people, top United Nations officials warned as they called on the international community to increase efforts in aiding Iraq's [...]

18 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / MIDDLE EAST PALESTINE

A Senior UN official told Security Council "Gaza's reconstruction will not be possible without efforts to build trust between Israelis and Palestinians", adding in "the continued reality of the close to 50-year long occupation and the lack of progress towards the two-State solution ensure that the next round of violence is never too far below [...]

17 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / GING

A top humanitarian official said that Mali is "at a crossroads," not just from a humanitarian and development standpoint, but also politically, as "it has tragically seen an escalation in conflict in recent months." UNIFEED – UNTV

14 Nov 2014 | Read More »

 

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