A recent Security Council resolution calls on the leading global powers to make the fight against the Islamic State a priority, according to Germany's Defense Minister.
The Turkish permanent representative in the United Nations accused two Russian Su-24 fighter jets of violating the republic's airspace on Tuesday, in a letter to the UN Security Council, obtained by Sputnik.
According to Iraqi Foreign Ministry, Iraq's top diplomat welcomed a recent UN Security Council resolution "unequivocally" condemning the Islamic State jihadist group.
``Clearly, R 2249 opens a Pandora's box. Like the old saying goes, too many cooks spoil the broth. This is no way to wage the war against terrorism. The war against terrorism cannot be fought with cruise missiles and long-range strategic bombers alone, which make spectacular PR stuff for arms exports. Show More Summary
Russia's Ambassador Vitaly Churkin said that Russia will continue to push for the adoption of its renewed draft UN Security Council resolution on counter-terrorism measures, in addition to the French anti-terrorism resolution.
The UN Security Council on Friday authorized countries to “take all necessary measures” to fight the Islamic State group in a resolution that won unanimous backing a week after the Paris attacks. The French-drafted measure calls on all UN member states to “redouble and coordinate...
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The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a counter-terrorism resolution based on a French draft.
France launched airstrikes on the Islamic State militant group’s petroleum infrastructure in Syria in accordance with a UN Security Council resolution on treating the financing of terrorism as a terrorist act, the French Foreign Ministry spokesman said Friday.
France will Friday table a motion at the United Nations Security Council intended to declare a common war against ISIL in Syria and Iraq, in a move intended to begin rapprochement between Russia and the West.
Good morning! Here's what you need to know on Friday. 1. France has submitted a draft resolution to the UN security council calling on all able member states to join its fight against ISIS in Syria. The country said Europe must "wake up" to the threat posed by the terrorist group. Show More Summary
A senior Russian diplomat stressed that UN member-states must be more strict in their adherence to UN Security Council Resolution 2199, which calls for strong opposition to illegal oil trade by terrorist groups.
Russia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said that two draft UN Security Council counter-terrorism resolutions, submitted by Russia and France this week, could both be adopted.
The United States and NATO members are likely to reject a Russia-proposed UN Security Council draft anti-terrorism resolution, a prominent Canadian international criminal lawyer told Sputnik Thursday.
Russian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said that Russia has submitted a renewed draft UN Security Council resolution on the coordination of efforts in the fight against terrorism.
UK airstrikes in Syria would be legal even without UN Security Council backing.
LONDON (Reuters) - The backing of the United Nations Security Council would be preferable for any British military action against Islamic State militants in Syria but is not vital, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Wednes...
According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, UNSC must create a legal foundation to form an international coalition to fight ISIL.
UN Security Council Resolution to crack down financing terrorist groups through illicit oil sales and a provision banning trade in antiquities were taken at a Russian initiative, according to Gennady Gatilov, the Russian deputy foreign minister.
Momentum is the theme chosen for the second Vienna meeting to address the Syrian crisis with the participation of the five UN Security Council permanent member states, major regional powers, and with Russian-American leadership thatShow More Summary