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UN Security Council welcomes Sahel force after US-France compromise

The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a French-drafted resolution backing the creation of a five-nation anti-jihadist force in the Sahel region after it was changed to satisfy US objections.

UN Security Council unanimously welcomes Sahel force

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Wednesday that paves the way for the deployment of a five-nation African military force to fight jihadists in the Sahel region. A French-drafted resolution won the full support...Show More Summary

UN welcomes deployment of force to fight extremists in Sahel

The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution welcoming the deployment of a 5,000-strong force from five countries in Africa's vast Sahel region to fight the growing threat from … Click to Continue »

Former Lebanese minister Ghassan Salameh named UN’s new envoy in Libya

The UN Security Council on Tuesday backed the appointment of Lebanese academic and former culture minister Ghassan Salameh to be the UN’s new envoy in Libya. The appointment capped a four-month search for a new head of the UN political mission in Libya who will lead negotiations on opening up a UN-backed deal to form […]

OUTLOOK NOT SO GOOD: Can China Actually Restrain Kim Jong-Un? As part of upholding a UN Security

OUTLOOK NOT SO GOOD: Can China Actually Restrain Kim Jong-Un? As part of upholding a UN Security Council resolution, China announced in late February that it would no longer receive coal imports from North Korea. Over the course of March and April, China eliminated North Korean coal imports, depriving the North Korean regime of foreign […]

Mali urges UN to authorize force to fight terrorism in Sahel

Mali's foreign minister is urging the U.N. Security Council to authorize the immediate deployment of a five-nation force to fight the growing "terrorist" threat in Africa's vast Sahel region — … Click to Continue »

Mali urges UN to support anti-jihadist force for the Sahel

Mali's foreign minister on Friday pressed the UN Security Council to quickly adopt a resolution endorsing the creation of a special force to fight the jihadists increasingly plaguing North Africa's Sahel region. The minister, Abdoulaye...Show More Summary

UN urges Yemen cease-fire and open ports to confront cholera

The U.N. Security Council urged the warring parties in Yemen on Thursday to immediately agree on a cease-fire and keep all ports open for humanitarian aid to confront the threat … Click to Continue »

Security Council backs UN efforts to promote Somalia peace

The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Wednesday underscoring the importance of the United Nations in promoting peace and reconciliation efforts by Somalia's new government and strongly condemning attacks … Click to Continue »

UN approves EU ships to seize illegal arms off Libya

The U.N. Security Council has voted unanimously to allow the European Union's maritime force to seize illegal weapons off Libya's coast for another year. The British-drafted resolution adopted Monday authorizes … Click to Continue »

ISIS, losing in the Levant, focuses on Europe

According to AFP, UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman, speaking to the UN Security Council, told them that ISIS is adapting to their loses in Syria and Iraq by shifting their focus to Europe; “ISIL has reorganized its military structure, giving more power to local commanders and is more focused than ever before on […]

The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Tehran attacks

The Latest on attacks in Iran's parliament building and the mausoleum of the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini (all times local): 11:45 p.m. The U.N. Security Council is condemning "the barbaric and … Click to Continue »

France seeks UN backing to fight jihadists in West Africa

France on Tuesday asked the UN Security Council to authorize the deployment of a five-nation African military force to fight jihadists in the Sahel region.

France will ask UN to authorize Sahel counter-terror force

France will ask the UN Security Council to authorize an African military force for the Sahel region that will be sent to root out jihadists and drug traffickers, the French ambassador said Tuesday. A French-drafted resolution is expected to be presented this week to the Security Council, which could vote on the measure in the coming weeks. Show More Summary

North Korea slams 'mean' targeted UN sanctions

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

North Korea on Sunday slammed the latest UN sanctions as "mean" and vowed to press ahead with its missile and nuclear weapons programmes. The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a US-drafted resolution imposing new targeted...Show More Summary

North Korea slams 'mean' targeted UN sanctions

North Korea on Sunday slammed the latest UN sanctions as "mean" and vowed to press ahead with its missile and nuclear weapons programmes. The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a US-drafted resolution imposing new targeted...Show More Summary

Will sanctions against North Korea work?

Are UN Security Council sanctions enough to end North Korea's nuclear ambitions?

UN Security Council increases sanctions on North Korea

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

New York (dpa) – The UN Security Council voted Friday to sharpen sanctions against North Korea after a series of missile launches in recent weeks. The 15-member council voted on a resolution to impose travel bans and asset freezes on a new list of 14 North Korean officials. Four entities...

UN gets tougher on North Korea in response to missile tests

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

The UN Security Council on Friday voted to expand sanctions against North Korea.

African press review 3 June 2017

Equatorial Guinea and Côte d'Ivoire win seats on the UN Security Council. An untrained vaccination team kills 15 children in South Sudan. And a 13-storey building in Egypt gently collapses, coming to rest against a tower block on the opposite side of a busy street.

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