The U.N. Security Council is urging key players in Guinea-Bissau to implement a road map to resolve the political crisis in the country that political leaders agreed to on Sept. … Click to Continue »
Security Council urges members to enforce sanctions after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile test-firing.
United Nations: The UN Security Council on Monday unanimously condemned North Korea’s latest ballistic missile test as US President Donald Trump vowed to deliver a strong response to the provocation. Backed by China, Pyongyang’s main ally, the council agreed on a US-drafted statement describing the test-firing of the missile as a “grave violation” of UN
The United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting on Monday following North Korea's latest missile test and strongly condemned the...
U.N. Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag reprimanded on Monday President Michel Aoun’s defense of Hezbollah’s arms by stressing that U.N. Security Council resolution 1701 calls for the “disarmament all armed groups” in Lebanon,...Show More Summary
This weekend, Pyongyang launched a new ballistic missile, and later proclaimed its test, which violated UN Security Council resolutions to end the...
"In that sense, the Obama policy hasn't worked..."
The United States, Japan and South Korea have requested urgent diplomatic talks at the United Nations on Monday over North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch, with Seoul condemning what it … Click to Continue »
Click here for reuse options! Countless civilians are dying in a needless war. A United Nations Panel of Experts sent its report to the UN Security Council this week. The tenor of the report is bleak. Yemen, say the experts, is ‘in danger of fracturing beyond the point of no return’. Show More Summary
About a week after it violated a UN Security Council resolution, Iran has launched another missile test, Fox News is reporting.NEWS ALERT: U.S....
A new UNU report on fighting human trafficking in conflict reviews the tools available to the UN Security Council and member states and suggests 10 ideas for action to sever the link between conflict and slavery.
Cyprus' government spokesman says that U.N. Security Council member states must take part in an upcoming summit in Geneva aimed at removing a key stumbling block in the way of … Click to Continue »
Israel is long overdue for a seat.
Nikki Haley, the new US ambassador to the United Nations, took her first turn at the UN Security Council on Thursday and issued a familiar ring directed at Russia. She was speaking at an emergency meeting of the council about a sudden...Show More Summary
Iran on Tuesday warned the United States against fuelling tensions over its ballistic missile tests as the UN Security Council prepared for urgent talks on the issue at Washington’s request. The row comes against a backdrop of already-strained relations over US President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens from Iran and six other Muslim-majority countries.
The UN Security Council unanimously called Tuesday for an immediate return to a ceasefire in Ukraine after three days of fighting left at least 13 dead. The council endorsed a Ukrainian-drafted statement that did not raise objections from Russia, after meeting behind closed doors to discuss the violence in east Ukraine. Show More Summary
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The UN Security Council expressed its "grave concern" on Tuesday over the "dangerous deterioration" in eastern Ukraine and called for a halt to the violence.
Iran's test-firing of a medium-range ballistic missile is "absolutely unacceptable," US Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday following a closed-door meeting of the UN Security Council. The United States requested the urgent talks following the weekend missile launch, the first action taken at the council by President Donald Trump's envoy. Show More Summary
The United States was granted its request that the U.N. Security Council hold an emergency meeting Tuesday regarding the Islamic Republic...