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UN / POWER

At the end of her country's presidency of the Security Council, US Ambassador Samantha Power said that “when transnational problems demand transnational solutions, the United States leads, and over the course of the last few weeks you have seen work building the international coalitions necessary to foster real solutions on the ground.” UNIFEED-UNTV

30 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / SYRIA

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Al-Moualem told the General Assembly that his country stands with any international effort aimed at fighting and combating terrorism. He said "let us together stop this ideology and its exporters." UNIFEED-UNTV

29 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / DEBATE 3

The President of the Libyan Council Agila Saleh Essa Gwaider said that Libyans can no longer tolerate “assassinations, humiliation, intimidation” and human rights violations, and called on the international community to either to stand with the “elected legitimate authorities” and or “say very clearly that the Libyans have to face terrorism alone." UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / IRAQ MASUM

Addressing the General Assembly, Iraq's president Fuad Masum praised the establishment of the Iraq's "government of national unity" and declared Iraq's determination  to "cleanse our land from ISIL". UNIFEED-UNTV

26 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / ROUHANI

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that if countries leading the counter-terrorism coalition in Iraq and Syria "do so to continue their hegemony in the region, they would make a strategic mistake." He noted that "since the pain is better known by the countries in the region," it should be them the ones leading the operations [...]

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / VETO

The Foreign Ministers of France and Mexico debated on the use of veto in situations of gross human rights violations. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said that “when some mass atrocities are committed, we cannot stay paralyzed at the Security Council.” He said that it was a “question of humanity” and a “question of defending [...]

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / LIBYA

At a High-Level meeting on Libya in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said "time is of the essence. Our collective approach should be anchored in the principles of non-interference inLibya's internal affairs and respect for its national sovereignty. There is no space for violence in the political transition process." [...]

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / ISIL 3

The UN Syrian Ambassador welcomed the formation of an international coalition “supported internationally, or through agreements or through bilateral cooperation” to fight terrorism in Syria and Iraq. Speaking to the Security Council, he said that his country “cannot conceive” a coalition that includes Qatar or Saudi Arabia, since these countries that are “the primary supporters of [...]

25 Sep 2014 | Read More »

GA / DEBATE 3

Turkish President Erdogan stressed that it has received more than 150,000 Syrian refugees in the last five days and said that Turkey is “one of the most generous countries in the world.” Speaking at the General Assembly in New York, Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez briefed about the financial obstacles facing her country and noted the room [...]

24 Sep 2014 | Read More »

UN / ISIL 1

The Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution that US President Barack Obama said  ”establishes new obligations that nations must meet.” He said the legally binding resolution  requires nations “to prevent and suppress the recruiting, organizing, transporting or equipping foreign terrorist fighters as well as the financing of their travel or activities." UNIFEED – UNTV

24 Sep 2014 | Read More »

 

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