Tag: Insights on the Middle East

  1. Iraq

    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
  2. Insights

    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
  3. Insights

    Briefing on East Jerusalem

    Tomorrow afternoon (29 October), the Council will meet for a public briefing by Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman on the situation in Israel/Palestine, particularly...

    posted on TUE 28 OCT 2014
  4. Israel/Palestine

    Open Debate on the Middle East

    Tomorrow (21 October), the Security Council will hold its quarterly open debate on the Middle East with Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman briefing*. The...

    posted on MON 20 OCT 2014
  5. Insights

    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
  6. Insights

    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
  7. Syria

    Briefing on Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (30 September), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will brief the Security Council on humanitarian access in Syria pursuant to resolutions 2139 and...

    posted on MON 29 SEP 2014
  8. Insights

    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
  9. Insights

    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
  10. Insights

    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