UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations' outgoing humanitarian chief on Thursday painted a harrowing portrait of savagery in Syria's civil war, now in its fifth year, and urged the Security Council to take collective action to put an end to the carnage.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Thursday held its first closed-door briefing on the human rights situation in Myanmar, focusing on the dire situation of the country's Rohingya Muslim minority, council diplomats said.
PARIS (Reuters) - France's foreign minister said on Thursday he would travel to Israel and the Palestinian territories in June to try to revive the peace process and persuade all sides to accept a French U.N. Security Council resolution that would set parameters for talks.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday condemned the frequent attacks against journalists worldwide and demanded an end to the impunity enjoyed by those guilty of violent crimes against members of the press.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will welcome South Korean President Park Geun-hye to the White House on June 16, the White House National Security Council said on Twitter on Tuesday.
The reports of Washington allegedly threatening to skip the G7 summit in Bavaria over a possible revelation of US surveillance targets to German parliament are false, US National Security Council Spokesperson Ned Price told Sputnik on Tuesday.
The BRICS countries – Russia, India, China, Brazil and South Africa – find themselves in a special risk zone, facing the threat of artificial exacerbation of ethnic tensions inside each of them, the head of Russia’s Security Council warned Tuesday.
China's State Council Information Office released a 9,000-word white paper outlining Beijing's military strategy of active defense to secure the country's peaceful development, allowing it conduct an independent foreign policy and meeting global threats, including hegemonism and neo-interventionism.
The due time for the delivery of S-300 missile defense systems to Iran is yet to come, the Russian Security Council Deputy Secretary said.
The UN Security Council needs to be reformed in order to become “more representative and more credible,” South African Minister of State Security David Mahlobo said Tuesday.
The Russian Security Council Secretary said that Western countries withdrew its capital from the BRICS countries to exert pressure on the group.
The deepening of cooperation in security within the BRICS countries will help strengthen the UN Security Council, Brazilian Ambassador to Russia Antonio Guerreiro said Tuesday.
According to Security Council, Secretary of Russia's Security Council Nikolai Patrushev and Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi held a meeting on Monday.
Iran's envoy to the United Nations sent a letter to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, as well as the Security Council, protesting recent remarks made by Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon, who invoked the United States' dropping...Show More Summary
Permanent representatives of UN Security Council member-countries as well as 11 regional states involved in the settlement of the Yemeni crisis will be invited to attend a conference in Geneva, which starts on May 28, a high-ranking UN source told RIA Novosti on Thursday.
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A committee of six Arab nations is working on a draft statehood bid for Palestine to be debated by the UN Security Council, the Palestinian Ambassador to Russia told reporters on Wednesday.
Washington and Brussels pose threat to both Russia and its allies, the Russian Security Council Secretary said.
The members of the UN Security Council have condemned the Tuesday terrorist attack on the Russian Embassy in Syria's capital, Damascus.
The White House National Security Council announced that Obama met with his national security team to discuss the US strategy to counter ISIL in Iraq and Syria.