The decision on the admission of Iran that has applied earlier to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will be made after the UN Security council sanctions against the country are lifted and the time frameworks for Iran's accession to the organization will be defined after consultations, Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said.
The text of the UN Security Council (UNSC) resolution on the Iranian nuclear deal has not been finalized yet, an Iranian source said Monday.
Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic sent a letter to Russian leader Vladimir Putin, asking him to veto a resolution on Srebrenica massacre proposed by Britain at the UN Security Council, Ve?ernje Novosti reported.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Western powers want to Remove Russia's government from power, Nikolai Patrushev, head of the Kremlin's Security Council, said on Friday.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Malaysia told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday it plans to push for a U.N.-backed tribunal to prosecute those suspected of downing a passenger airliner last year in eastern Ukraine, though Russia described the move as premature, diplomats said.
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov says Russia will make sure that the mechanism of anti-Iran sanctions snapback will not be automatic and will be subject to a vote in the UN Security Council.
In the wake of today's co-ordinated attacks on Egyptian security forces in NE Sinai this text seems worth re-reading: Zachary Laub, 'Egypt's Sinai Peninsula and Security' Council for Foreign Relations December 12, 2013)Egypt's SinaiShow More Summary
Six months into its membership of the UN Security Council, New Zealand will get to wield the gavel at the famed horseshoe table in New York over the course of this month. Occupying the president's chair will be the Kiwi's new Permanent...Show More Summary
The June 30 deadline for the nuclear negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 group -- the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council plus Germany -- to reach a comprehensive agreement has once again been extended. Both the supporters and opponents of the agreement in Iran and the United States have intensified their efforts. Show More Summary
The Iranian press has reacted in a whole range of ways to the current round of negotiations at Vienna between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany (P5 + 1) over its civilian nuclear enrichment program.
On this day 65 years ago, Harry Truman ordered U.S. troops into Korea, three days after a UN Security Council resolution authorizing military assistance to South Korea. Here's J.B. Lenoir...
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Amid worsening violence in Sudan's Darfur region, a frustrated International Criminal Court prosecutor pleaded on Monday for the United Nations Security Council to take action to ensure justice "for the long-suffering victims of atrocity crimes."
A crucial dilemma will shortly face the United States in the United Nations, where a resolution is expected to be introduced in the Security Council by France that will seek to set the parameters for a permanent settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Show More Summary
A diplomatic source told Sputnik that the UN Security Council may convene to discuss adoption of the resolution on Iran's nuclear program before the coming session of the General Assembly.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Monday threatened to blacklist anyone who hinders a peace deal in Mali reached by an alliance of Tuareg-led rebels and the government, and authorized the deployment of 40 military ceasefire monitors.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Monday extended for another year a peacekeeping mission to protect civilians and ensure aid delivery in Sudan's remote western region of Darfur despite calls by Khartoum to withdraw the $1.1 billion operation.
Considering that journalists work in the service of peace, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution designed for their protection in combat zones. However, only two weeks later, the US Department of Defence publishedShow More Summary
Germany's Federal Security Council authorized the export of fifteen German patrol boats to Saudi Arabia, as well as the delivery of two tanks to Qatar and Oman. The step is considered controversial, as Saudi Arabia is notorious for massive human rights violations, the German newspaper Die Welt reported.
Former MP Samir Franjieh was elected on Sunday as president of March 14 National Council at BIEL. He secured 237 votes out of 284. Franjieh was the favorite in the race even though there were other candidates included MP Marwan Hamadeh and Fawzi Ferri. Three hundred independent figures of the March 14 alliance were invited […]
On the 70th anniversary of the United Nations, the Security Council heard testimony Friday about the devastating effects of barrel bombs and other indiscriminate weapons being used against civilians in Syria, according to François Delattre, the French ambassador to the United Nations. Closed to the public, the hearings took place two days after U.N. Show More Summary