Angelina Jolie, Academy Award winning actress and UN Special Envoy, criticized the world body for failing to act in Syria and defend the millions of refugees fleeing the conflict. Jolie spoke to the Security Council and urged the world...Show More Summary
Angelina Jolie arrives for the United Nations Security Council Meeting on the situation in the Middle East and Syria on Friday morning (April 24) in New York City. The 39-year-old actress and activist briefed the UN on the Syrian refugee crisis and urged the world powers to do more to help those displaced throughout the [...]
Hollywood star Angelina Jolie briefed the United Nations Security Council on the Syrian refugee crisis Friday morning. Jolie, a special envoy on refugee issues, said that the UN has to do more to help the estimated 13.6 million people...Show More Summary
Always willing to speak up for the disenfranchised, Angelina Jolie attended the United Nations Security Council Meetings on Middle East and Syria at UN Headquarters in New York City today (April 24). Looking lovely as usual, the “Mr....Show More Summary
Daniel R. DePetris Global Governance, Middle East The UN Security Council should be ashamed of itself... “Unless the Council delivers on its call for accountability, including an arms embargo, it risks losing credibility.” That remark...Show More Summary
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Britain and France urged the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday to set a framework to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians as council member New Zealand said it had started working on a draft resolution to kick-start the process.
Security council urges parties to Syria's civil war to let agencies deliver aid to refugee camp amid "extreme hardship".
Chilean Minister of Foreign Affairs said that country does not support the sanctions against Russia introduced by a number of Western states especially as there has been no UN Security Council resolution.
The UN Security Council held an Arria-Formula meeting on chemical weapons in Syria, yesterday, where council members heard first-hand from victims and experts. Despite the Security Council’s passage of resolutions 2118 and 2209 chemical weapons use in Syria has not ended.
Challenges Facing the Implementation of UNSC Resolution 2216 on Yemen Raghida Dergham The UN Security Council that drafted a political strategy for Yemen and gave international legitimacy to the military operations of the Arab coalition...Show More Summary
Syrian doctors showed Security Council members footage at a field hospital in Idlib Province depicting frenetic efforts to resuscitate three young children exhibiting symptoms of chemical exposure.
The United Nations Security Council needs a name-change in the interests of accuracy and truth in language. It should henceforth be called the Insecurity Council. Or better still, the UN Council for Aiding and Abetting Aggression.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Members of the United Nations Security Council teared up on Thursday when Syrian doctors showed a video of failed attempts to resuscitate three children after a chlorine gas attack in March, prompting renewed calls for accountability.
Security Council mulls possible action after watching video of doctors treating victims of alleged chlorine bomb attack.
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that while Russia’s proposed sale of the advanced S-300 air defense missile system to Iran does not violate UN Security Council resolutions, the United States needs more details to determine if the sale could violate US sanctions against Iran.
Russia will consider re-launching military partnership with Libya in case the UN Security Council does not object.
US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Powers said that Washington will ensure that sanctions are reapplied against Tehran without the support of permanent UN Security Council members Russia and China, if Iran does not fully implement a final nuclear agreement.
The UN Security Council resolution banning the import of weapons to the Houthi fighters in Yemen will deepen split in the Middle East and will further strengthen the crisis in Yemen, according to the head of the Lebanese Democratic Party Emir Talal Arslan.
The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) countries announced that they welcome a UN Security Council resolution making arms sales to Houthi militants in Yemen illegal, the German foreign minister said Wednesday ahead of a G7 ministerial meeting in Lubeck.
The Supreme Revolutionary Committee of militant group Ansar Allah, also known as the Houthis, condemned a UN Security Council resolution banning the import of weapons to their militant soldiers fighting government troops in Yemen