Tag: Insights on the Middle East
Iraq: Briefings by Human Rights, Humanitarian and UN Mission Heads
Tomorrow morning (18 November), the Council will hold its regular quarterly briefing and consultations on Iraq. Since the surprise takeover of Mosul by the Islamic...
posted on MON 17 NOV 2014
Syria: Briefings on the Humanitarian and Political Tracks
Tomorrow morning (30 October), Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Kyung-wha Kang will brief the Security Council on humanitarian access in Syria pursuant to resolutions 2139...
posted on WED 29 OCT 2014
Golan Heights Consultations: Options for UNDOF’s Mandate
On Monday (20 October), Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmond Mulet will brief Council members in consultations on the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF). Monday’s...
posted on FRI 17 OCT 2014
Syria: OPCW-UN Joint Mission Concludes, Work Remains
Tuesday (7 October), Sigrid Kaag, the former Special Coordinator of the recently concluded joint mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)...
posted on FRI 3 OCT 2014
Ministerial Debate and Draft Presidential Statement on Iraq and the International Response to ISIS
Tomorrow afternoon (19 September), US Secretary of State John Kerry will preside over a ministerial debate on Iraq. The debate is an initiative of the...
posted on THU 18 SEP 2014
Consultations on UN Disengagement Observation Force Following Release of Peacekeepers
Council members are expecting a briefing in consultations tomorrow (17 September) from Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmund Mulet on the UN Disengagement Observer Force...
posted on TUE 16 SEP 2014
Briefings by the new UN Special Representative for Libya and Sanctions Committee Chair
On Monday morning (15 September), the Security Council is scheduled to receive a briefing from Bernardino León, the new Special Representative of the Secretary-General and...
posted on SUN 14 SEP 2014