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01.04.00 – DISARMAMENT AND MILITARY QUESTIONS

CAR / PEACE DEAL

Rival militia groups in Central-African Republic (CAR) signed yesterday (10 May) a deal to disarm and potentially face tribunal for war crime. MINUSCA

11 May 2015 | Read More »

UN / KERRY NPT

US Secretary of State John Kerry Monday said the future of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) depends on the ability of the entire world "to remain united in rejecting proliferation of nuclear weapons, anywhere." UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Apr 2015 | Read More »

UN / TROOP CONTRIBUTORS

At the first-ever United Nations Chiefs of Defense Conference today, the Secretary-General appealed to senior military officials for more troop contributions from States around the world and for political will and purpose. UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Mar 2015 | Read More »

UN / TROOPS

The United Nations (UN) is gearing up to host an event that will gather chiefs of defence and senior military officials from more than 100 troop-contributing countries (TCC) to discuss issues central to UN Peacekeeping. UNIFEED-UNTV /FILE

26 Mar 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / DPRK DISARMAMENT

Addressing the Conference on Disarmament, the North Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Ri Su Yong said joint military exercises currently being staged by the United States and South Korea on the Korean peninsula are "unprecedentedly provocative in nature and have an especially high possibility of sparking off a war." UNTV CH

3 Mar 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / LAVROV DISARMAMENT

Referring to the period since his last briefing to Conference on Disarmament four years ago, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said "the time that has passed since then has been characterized by deepening crisis that affect not only particular countries but whole regions." UNTV CH

2 Mar 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 »

JORDAN / NUCLEAR DETECTION

A highly sensitive field laboratory to carry out a forensic investigation of a possible nuclear explosion brings together equipment developed by Chinese, American, Russian, and European scientists to strengthen the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty's verification system. CTBTO

2 Dec 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 »

SOUTH SUDAN / CHILDREN NOT SOLDIERS CAMPAIGN

The government of South Sudan, with the support of the UN, launched the "Children, not Soldiers" campaign nationally, marking the countries renewed commitment to end recruitment and use of children by its army. UNMISS

29 Oct 2014 | Read More »

 

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