RUNDOWN FOR THURSDAY 26 MAY 2022

UN / PEACEKEEPERS DAY (3:29)

On Peacekeepers Day, United Nations officials expressed concern about deteriorating political and security conditions affecting peacekeeping operations. UNIFEED

UN / PALESTINE (3:53)

The Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Tor Wennesland, told the Security Council that he is “extremely concerned that current dynamics – particularly in the occupied West Bank - could spiral out of control at any time.” UNIFEED

OHCHR / CHINA BACHELET SPEECH (2:19)

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said that “China can play an important role in multilateral discussions to help bring about meaningful progress” in “human rights issues facing our world.” OHCHR

UN / LIBYA (0:00)

Briefing the Security Council on the latest developments in Libya, UN chief of political affairs, Rosemary DiCarlo said, “We are concerned that the protracted political impasse is having an increasingly negative impact on security, as shown by the clashes in Tripoli last week. UNIFEED