Italy and the Netherlands reached an agreement on Tuesday to split the two-year term on the United Nations Security Council.
Two countries have agreed to share a two-year term
Bolivia, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan and Sweden chosen by General Assembly for a two-year stint.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Sweden, Ethiopia and Bolivia were elected to the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday for 2017-18, with further voting taking place to decide another two seats with Kazakhstan competing against Thailand and the Netherlands against Italy.
Gen. Khalifa Haftar, the commander of Libya's armed forces loyal to the country's Tobruk-based government, discussed with Russia's Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu a number of issues, including Moscow's efforts in strengthening and consolidation of Libya, as well as Russian weapon deliveries.
David Cameron, the prime mnister of the United Kingdom, said that the UK will remain full members of NATO, the UN Security Council, the Commonwealth, the G7, the G20 amid Britian is leaving the European Union.
The Russian Security Council published the draft national information security doctrine for public discussion on Friday.
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UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Thursday condemned North Korea's most recent ballistic missile launches as a grave violation of an international ban and called on the 193 U.N. member states to enforce toughened sanctions on the Asian state.
GENEVA (Reuters) - The prospects for a new round of Syria peace talks should be clearer after the U.N. Security Council discusses the various options on June 29, U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council will meet on Wednesday to discuss North Korea's latest ballistic missile launches, at the request of the United States and Japan, diplomats said. French U.N. Ambassador Francois...Show More Summary
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization which turned 15 on June 15 will get a good opportunity to review its achievements and chart a new course at the meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the SCO in Tashkent on June 23-24.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council will most likely meet on Wednesday to discuss North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch, which was an "unacceptable violation" of a U.N. ban, French U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre told reporters.
The Japanese government said Wednesday it will strongly protest North Korea’s violation of UN Security Council resolutions after it fired a medium-range missile from the eastern coast, the local media reported.
UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed is due to present on Tuesday a report to the UN Security Council on the process of peace talks between parties to the Yemeni conflict and to address the issue of the country's crisis settlement roadmap, a source told Sputnik.
Iranian authorities have detained several people on suspicion of plotting bomb attacks on Tehran, the country's Supreme National Security Council Secretary Ali Shamkhani said.
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Deputy head of Russia's Security Council said that Moscow has no plans to send additional weaponry to Russia's military group in Syria the near future.
Russia has no plans to build up its military group in the Arctic, deputy head of Russia's Security Council Yevgeny Lukyanov said Saturday.
Deputy Secretary of Russia's Security Council said that Moscow will give a symmetrical and effective answer to any NATO build up along the Alliance's eastern borders.