GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. special envoy for Syria says he will speak to the U.N. Security Council and announce afterward plans for the resumption of stalled peace talks between the government and the opposition. Staffan de Mistura says he will ask the council on Thursday for “the best options for the resumption of the […]
GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. mediator of Syrian peace talks will announce the date for a new round of talks later on Thursday after consulting the U.N. Security Council, despite the continuing violence on the ground, he told reporters in Geneva.
UN Special Envoy for Syria said that the date of the next round of intra-Syrian reconciliation talks will be announced once consultations are held with the UN Security Council.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to lift the last remaining sanctions on Liberia in a sign of support for the government’s progress toward peace after two civil wars. The resolution adopted by the U.N.’s most powerful body terminated an arms embargo on armed groups and dissolved the council committee […]
The Russian Security Council estimates that some 90,000 people died in terror attacks over the past two years, the council's secretary said Wednesday.
Ukraine’s military has suffered its bloodiest day for the last year in the country’s war-torn east, as a record number of soldiers were reported dead or injured by the state National Security and Defence Council. Seven Ukrainian servicemen...Show More Summary
MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian officials say seven soldiers have been killed over the past day in rebellious eastern Ukraine. National Security Council head Oleksander Turchynov said Tuesday nine others have been wounded. The numbers were confirmed by Oleksander Motuzyanik, spokesman for the Ukrainian forces’ operations in the east. They didn’t immediately provide any more details. […]
The Russian Defense Ministry has prepared and presented to the Russian Security Council suggestions on adding additional Arctic seas to the list of Russian historic waters, according to Deputy Navy Commander-in-Chief Vice Adm. Alexander Fedotenkov.
Deputy head of Russia's Security Council Yevgeny Lukyanov said that NATO flights near Russia's borders increase the risk of dangerous situations.
Since the beginning of joint Russian-Syrian military operations 28,000 terrorists from the Daesh and Nusra Front were killed, according to Russian Security Council Deputy Secretary Evgeny Lukyanov.
Mikhail Ulyanov,the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Department for Non-Proliferation and Arms Control said that Washington blocked at the UN Security Council the issue to condemn the Daesh use of chemical weapons in Syria and Iraq.
Russia is ready to participate in the broad international anti-terrorist front establishment on the UN basis, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev said Tuesday.
1. The EU reaffirms the commitment it first made in the EU Regional Strategy for Syria and Iraq as well as the Da'esh threat in March 2015 to achieving lasting peace, stability, security in Syria, Iraq and the wider region, ending the...Show More Summary
The Syrian Foreign Ministry sent letters Monday to the UN chief and the Security Council, condemning the attacks in the cities of Jabla and Tartus in Latakia, claiming they aimed to derail the Syrian peace talks.
Russia will find ways to respond properly to the deployment of US missile defense systems in eastern Europe, Deputy Secretary of Russia's Security Council Yevgeny Lukyanov said Monday.
May 20--Legislators and regional transportation officials are increasingly eyeing a new metro area sales tax as a way to break up a bitter political deadlock over transit funding at the State Capitol. The Metropolitan Council is rapidly ru
Montenegro's possible accession to NATO will not strengthen the Alliance's military potential and will not threaten Russia directly, Deputy Secretary of Russia's Security Council Yevgeny Lukyanov said Monday.
Washington is conducting double-standard policies by refusing to fight jointly with Moscow against al-Nusra Front terrorists in Syria, Deputy Secretary of Russia's Security Council Yevgeny Lukyanov said Monday.
NAIROBI (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council and Western donors have urged Somalia's parliament to speed up approval of new election rules to ensure an August vote is held on time, saying delays put recovery from conflict at risk.
Submitted by Alex Newman via The new American (h/t Brandon Smith), The United Nations Security Council wants a global “framework” for censoring the Internet, as well as for using government propaganda to “counter” what its apparatchiks...Show More Summary