The UN Security Council must take tough measures following the report indicating the usage of chemical weapons in Syria, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said in a statement on Thursday.
White House National Security Council spokesperson Ned Price said that the United States calls on Russia and Iran to join efforts to seek accountability for those responsible for using chemical weapons in Syria.
Confidential report to be discussed by UN Security Council could lead to further sanctions against government.
The energy sector is going through a “grand transition” that will radically change the way energy security should be approached, says Christoph Frei, Secretary General of the World Energy Council, on the eve of the ONS Summit, a high-level meeting on energy security in Stavanger? on August 28-29, hosted by the Munich Security Conference and the ONS Foundation?.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan, China and South Korea agreed to urge North Korea to refrain from provocation and follow U.N. Security Council resolutions, after the country's latest missile launch towards Japan early on Wednesday.
According to Russian Security Council statement, it had discussed risks and challenges posed by NATO presence in Eastern Europe with the Security Council of Belarus.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived for a working visit in Crimea, where he is expected to hold a briefing with members of the Russian Security Council and visit the Tavrida international youth forum, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported Friday.
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The deployment of Russian bombers to the Hamadan airfield in Iran does not violate UN Security Council resolution 2231, Iranian lawyer Amir Hossein Norbakhsh told Sputnik in response to US State Department comments, adding that the US does not give Moscow and Tehran due credit for their counterterrorism efforts.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is looking at whether Russia has violated a U.N. Security Council resolution on military dealings with Tehran by using an Iranian air base to carry out strikes inside Syria, the State Department said on Wednesday.
French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday held a meeting of the country's Defense and Security Council to discuss the fight against terrorism and national security after a recent series of attacks, the Elysee Palace said.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow is not violating a UN Security Council resolution by deploying jets to Iran to carry out strikes against terrorists in Syria.
Russia's use of the Hamadan airfield in western Iran for launching strikes against terrorist targets in Syria is "obviously" not violating the UN Security Council’s resolutions concerning Iran, Chairman of the Russian Federation Council’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Konstantin Kosachev said Wednesday.
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A court in Russia’s Chechen Republic sentenced two militants to 14 and 15 years in prison each for their role in an attack on Russian paratroopers during the anti-separatist campaign 16 years ago, the Russian Security Council said Tuesday.
Using Iran's Hamadan airbase will minimize the risks posed to Russian Aerospace Forces carrying out counterterrorism missions in Syria, a member of Russia's Federation Council Defense and Security Committee said Tuesday.
Iran is ready to share its facilities and capacities with Russia in the fight against terrorism in Syria, the head of the Islamic Republic’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) said Tuesday.
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