Insights: Europe

  1. Insights

    Briefing on Ukraine by the Department of Political Affairs and OSCE

    This afternoon (12 November), at the request of the US, the Council will have a public meeting on the situation in Ukraine. Assistant Secretary-General for...

    posted on WED 12 NOV 2014
  2. Insights

    Reauthorising EUFOR ALTHEA and Debate on Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Tomorrow (11 November), the Council is expected to vote on a resolution renewing the authorisation of EU-led multinational stabilisation force (EUFOR ALTHEA) and hold a...

    posted on MON 10 NOV 2014
  3. Insights

    Ukraine Briefing on Human Rights and Political Situation

    Tomorrow morning (24 October), the Council will hold a briefing on the human rights and political situation in Ukraine at the request of the UK....

    posted on THU 23 OCT 2014
  4. Insights

    Ukraine Meeting on MH17 Investigation Report

    Following a request from Russia, the Security Council will have a briefing tomorrow morning (19 September) on the Dutch Safety Board’s (DSB) preliminary investigation report...

    posted on THU 18 SEP 2014
  5. Ukraine

    Emergency Meeting on Ukraine

    The Security Council will hold a public meeting this afternoon at the request of Lithuania, following reports that Russian tanks and military vehicles have crossed...

    posted on THU 28 AUG 2014
  6. Insights

    Council Consultations on Russian Humanitarian Convoy Entering Ukraine

    This afternoon (22 August), the Security Council will be briefed in consultations on the situation in Ukraine by Oscar Fernández-Taranco, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs....

    posted on FRI 22 AUG 2014
  7. Insights

    Dispatches from the Field: Belgium and Lessons from World War I

    Day 1: Dinant, Leuven, Ypres The Security Council’s visiting mission to Europe and Africa began in Belgium yesterday (9 August) with activities in Belgium related...

    posted on SUN 10 AUG 2014
  8. Insights

    Ukraine: Briefing by Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

    Tomorrow morning (8 August), at the request of Lithuania, the Security Council will have a briefing on the human rights situation in Ukraine. The Council...

    posted on THU 7 AUG 2014
  9. Cyprus

    Adoption of Resolution Renewing the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus

    Tomorrow morning (30 July), the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing for a period of six months the mandate of the UN Peacekeeping...

    posted on TUE 29 JUL 2014
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    Vote on Draft Resolution Condemning Downing of MH17

    The Draft Resolution This afternoon (21 July), the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a draft resolution condemning the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight...

    posted on MON 21 JUL 2014