Tag: Insights on the Middle East

  1. Insights

    Consultations with Benomar on Current Crisis in Yemen

    Tomorrow morning (29 August), Jamal Benomar, Special Adviser of the Secretary-General to Yemen, will brief the Security Council in consultations. The meeting was originally scheduled...

    posted on THU 28 AUG 2014
  2. Insights

    Briefing on Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (28 August), 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 27 AUG 2014
  3. Insights

    Briefing on Middle East Peace Process

    On Monday (18 August), Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Robert Serry will brief Security Council members on Israel-Palestine during the regular monthly...

    posted on FRI 15 AUG 2014
  4. Insights

    Adoption of a Resolution on Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and Al-Nusra Front

    Tomorrow afternoon (15 August), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution listing six individuals affiliated with the Islamic State in Iraq and the...

    posted on THU 14 AUG 2014
  5. Iraq

    Iraq: Emergency Meeting on ISIS Offensive in Nineveh Province

    This afternoon at 5:15 p.m. (7 August), at the request of France, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun will brief Security Council members in...

    posted on THU 7 AUG 2014
  6. Insights

    Briefing on Gaza by Humanitarian Head and UN Agency for Palestine Refugees

    Tomorrow morning (July 31), the Security Council will hold an urgent meeting on the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Gaza and the recent attacks on UN...

    posted on WED 30 JUL 2014
  7. Insights

    UNAMI Renewal Reflects Need for an Inclusive Government to face ISIS Offensive in Iraq

    Tomorrow (30 July), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution extending the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) for...

    posted on TUE 29 JUL 2014
  8. Syria

    First Briefing under Resolution 2165 on Cross-Border Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (30 July), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will brief Council members for the first time since the 14 July adoption of resolution...

    posted on TUE 29 JUL 2014
  9. Insights

    Adoption of a Presidential Statement on Gaza

    At 12 am this morning (28 July), the Security Council held an urgent meeting to adopt its first formal outcome on the situation in Israel/Palestine—a...

    posted on MON 28 JUL 2014
  10. Insights

    Iraq and Syria:Presidential Statement on Illicit Oil Trade Financing Terrorism

    A draft presidential statement on illicit oil trade as a source of revenue for terrorists in Iraq and Syria is currently under silence until Monday...

    posted on FRI 25 JUL 2014