SEOUL (Reuters) - The UN Security Council late on Friday condemned a series of missile launches by North Korea after failing to do so earlier this month when China had wanted a statement also to oppose the planned deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system in South Korea.
The UN Security Council has condemned North Korea’s recent missile tests.
The UN Security Council must take tough measures following the report indicating the usage of chemical weapons in Syria, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said in a statement on Thursday.
Confidential report to be discussed by UN Security Council could lead to further sanctions against government.
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The deployment of Russian bombers to the Hamadan airfield in Iran does not violate UN Security Council resolution 2231, Iranian lawyer Amir Hossein Norbakhsh told Sputnik in response to US State Department comments, adding that the US does not give Moscow and Tehran due credit for their counterterrorism efforts.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow is not violating a UN Security Council resolution by deploying jets to Iran to carry out strikes against terrorists in Syria.
Russia's use of the Hamadan airfield in western Iran for launching strikes against terrorist targets in Syria is "obviously" not violating the UN Security Council’s resolutions concerning Iran, Chairman of the Russian Federation Council’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Konstantin Kosachev said Wednesday.
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US Ambassador to the United Nations for Special Political Affairs David Pressman said that the UN Security Council passed a resolution to deploy a 4,000-troop protection force to South Sudan.
The third round of election for the new UN secretary general will be held on August 29, President of the UN Security Council Ramlan bin Ibrahim said Friday.
Russia’s permanent representative to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said he was surprised by Ukraine’s intent to discuss its own attempted incursion into Crimea with the UN Security Council the following day.
Ukraine will initiate consultations at the UN Security Council following the latest events in Crimea, the country’s permanent mission to the United Nations said Thursday.
The plan comes on the 20th anniversary of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, which was never ratified by the U.S. Senate.
UNITED NATIONS -- Led by Columbia, many UN members want a woman as secretary-general of the world body. But if a recent straw poll is any guide, the choice will be another man. The next informal poll in the UN Security Council is on August 5 (Friday) but a final decision is not expected until October. Show More Summary
Critics have long assailed the UN Security Council for failing to end the Syrian war, for intervening disastrously in Libya, for doing little to end North Korea's nuclear program, and for generally falling down in its duty to bring peace to the planet. Show More Summary
Hundreds of people march in Bujumbura to protest Security Council decision to send up to 228 police officers to Burundi.
Security Council authorises deployment of a small contingent to monitor and report as the security situation worsens.
The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution allowing the deployment of over 220 police officers in the conflict-torn country.
This is Ethiopia’s third stint on the UNSC and in a congratulatory message, Ethiopian Foreign Minister, Tedros Adhanom, said the election is a clear indication that the country has won the respect and trust of the world.