controversy over sexual violence in conflict at the un

Anticipating fraught negotiations, many civil society activists Germany and New York had urged Germany to skip resolution at the outset, and focus instead on better implementing the commitments Security Council has already made, particularly on women, peace, and security issues. ..

anp calls for national defense and security

NAYPYITAW — The Arakan National Party on Monday proposed abolishing National Defense and Security Council at meeting of the committee to draft amendments to Constitution.. ... In line with its recommendation, ANP submitted proposal to scrap Article 201 of Constitution, body established..

security council press statement on taliban

Security Council Press Statement on Taliban Offensive. Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Christoph Heusgen. ... The members of Security Council recognized Afghan strong desire for Afghanistan.  ..

security council members regret u.s. decision on

Bashar Jaafari, Syria's permanent to United Nations, attends UN Security Council meeting on the in the occupied territory at the country's request at the UN headquarters New York, March 27, 2019. Most UN Security Council members expressed regret on Wednesday over the..

u.n. security council to vote on rival u.s., russian

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Thursday on U.S and Russian draft resolutions on Venezuela, with Washington's proposal calling for free and fair presidential elections and unhindered aid delivery... FILE PHOTO Members of United Nations..

secretary pompeo speaks security council meeting

Security Council meeting on Venezuela, where National Assembly President Juan Guaidó has declared the nation's acting president. Security Council meeting on Venezuela, where National Assembly President Juan Guaidó has declared the nation's acting president... ..

un: war’s impact on people with disabilities

By people with disabilities in some resolutions about individual countries, Arria meeting of members of Security Council will be the time Security Council had devoted discussion to the impact of conflict on people with disabilities. ... To build on December 3 meeting,..

germany should use un security council role to

Dear Chancellor Merkel, In advance of Germany assuming role on United Nations Security Council in 2019, we at Committee to Protect Journalists, independent press organization, write to request that you use the position to prioritize press freedom and the safety of journalists. ..

security council briefing on the un fact-finding

Ensuring the prevention of such crimes genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity is one of the reasons that United Nations and Security Council were established in the first place.. ... In the face of the acts we have heard described today, this is responsibility that..

the role of the un general assembly

The major bodies are Security Council, Economic and Social Council, Secretariat, and International Court of Justice. ... It elects the nonpermanent members of Security Council and other UN bodies and appoints the secretary-general based on Security..

approves resolution on iraq

-led invasion last spring - broke in Security Council and marked striking by Bush administration.. ... the resolution allows for handover of power to new, Iraqi government, without setting deadline as called for by France, Russia and some other members of Security..

u.s. cornered at un, rouhani says

TEHRAN Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that U.S achieved nothing at UN General Assembly and UN Security Council's meetings... ... U.S was also isolated at UN Security Council's meeting, supported the nuclear deal.. ..

u.n. renews troops for iraq

It also says Security Council would have to consider Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's request, in letter on Dec to Security Council's president, that this is to be the final request for the extension of the mandate for U.S. ... little over ago, Security..

u.n. meets immovable force

Iran was working with International Atomic Energy Agency, that it might quit cooperating if Security Council tries to rein it in. By economic sanctions or military action, United States will push for Security Council resolution that could be enforced, said John Bolton,..

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