Turkey on Wednesday announced its military campaign inside northern Syria was over, without specifying whether it will pull its troops out from the neighbouring country. Turkey's top advisory national security council chaired by President...Show More Summary
The United States warned Wednesday that it would use its presidency of the UN Security Council to review the performance of peacekeeping missions worldwide. The council is due to vote in the next few days on whether to extend or to cut back the 19,000-strong UN mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Show More Summary
AMMAN (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Salman said on Wednesday his country supported a political settlement to the bloody six year conflict in Syria based on U.N. Security Council resolutions.
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Among those working on the effort are National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, Dina Powell, senior counselor to the president for economic initiatives and deputy national security adviser, Chris Liddell, assistant to the president...Show More Summary
The United Nations Security Council on Friday strengthened its protection of global cultural heritage sites threatened by armed conflicts, saying perpetrators of unlawful destruction could be prosecuted for war crimes. From the Bamiyan...Show More Summary
On March 24, 2017 the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted resolution 2347 to strengthen protections for heritage during armed conflicts where they are most vulnerable. ? Said resolution, inacted by the 15-member council,...Show More Summary
By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Israel has ignored a demand by the United Nations Security Council to halt settlement building and some Palestinian groups are continuing to incite violence against Jews, U.N. Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov told the 15-member body on Friday. Show More Summary
Israel took no steps to comply with a Security Council call to stop all settlement activity in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, and instead authorized "a high rate" of … Click to Continue »
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Israel has not taken steps to halt settlement building as demanded by the United Nations Security Council in a resolution adopted in December, U.N. Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov told the council on Friday.
The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Friday condemning the unlawful destruction of cultural heritage and warning the Islamic State extremist group, al-Qaida and other combatants that such attacks … Click to Continue »
U.N. peacekeeping officials have asked the Security Council to open an investigation into human rights violations.
The UN Security Council voiced alarm about the deepening humanitarian crisis and famine in South Sudan, with the United States, Britain and France raising anew the idea of sanctions and a weapons embargo. Attacks on humanitarian andShow More Summary
The UN Security Council on Thursday "strongly condemned" a recent North Korean missile test and ballistic missile engine test, denouncing Pyongyang's "increasingly destabilizing behavior." "The launch and engine test are in grave violation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's international obligations," the council said in a statement. Show More Summary
The politics conducted by Western countries after the collapse of the USSR has laid the foundations for the current security crisis in Europe, Federation Council speaker Valentina Matviyenko told an OSCE conference. Read Full Article at RT.com
John Prendergast, former director of African affairs at the National Security Council.
According to the NYT, which recognizes Trump's return to what is the better approach. The change is at the heart of a re-engineering of the National Security Council’s role under its new leader, Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, and reflects Mr. Show More Summary
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - China, backed by Russia, blocked a short U.N. Security Council statement on Myanmar on Friday, diplomats said, after the 15-member body met to discuss the situation in Rakhine state, where the country's military is conducting a security operation.
Click here for reuse options! The White House adviser saves an acolyte and undermines a rival. The neutering of the National Security Council by White House adviser Stephen Bannon continues. Not only has Bannon established a shadow NSC, known as the Strategic Initiatives Group in the White House, but he has also blocked National Security Adviser H.R. Show More Summary