Tag: Insights on the Middle East

  1. Insights

    Briefing on Deteriorating Situation in Yemen

    Tomorrow morning (20 January), the Council is expected to hold consultations on Yemen with Special Adviser of the Secretary-General Jamal Benomar briefing via video tele-conference....

    posted on MON 19 JAN 2015
  2. Insights

    Middle East Open Debate

    Tomorrow (15 January), the Security Council will convene for its first Middle East quarterly open debate of the year, with a briefing by Assistant Secretary-General...

    posted on WED 14 JAN 2015
  3. Syria

    Syria: Chemical Weapons & OPCW Fact-Finding Report

    Tomorrow morning (6 January), UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Angela Kane will brief Security Council members on the fifteenth monthly report (S/2014/948) on the...

    posted on MON 5 JAN 2015
  4. Insights

    Vote on Israel/Palestine Draft Resolution

    At 5pm today (Tuesday, 30 December), the Council will convene to vote on a draft resolution (S/2014/916) calling for an end to the Israeli occupation...

    posted on TUE 30 DEC 2014
  5. Insights

    Syria: Adoption of Resolution Reauthorising Cross-Border Humanitarian Access

    The penholders on the humanitarian track on Syria—Australia, Jordan and Luxembourg—are expecting to put a draft resolution reauthorising the humanitarian access provisions of resolution 2165...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
  6. Insights

    Yemen Sanctions Briefing and Consultations with Special Adviser

    Tomorrow (11 December), the Security Council will have two meetings on Yemen. The first will be a briefing by the chair of the 2140 Yemen...

    posted on WED 10 DEC 2014
  7. Insights

    Syria: Kaag’s Last Briefing on Chemical Weapons Destruction

    Tomorrow morning (3 December), Special Adviser Sigrid Kaag will provide her last briefing to Council members in consultations (on 1 December she was appointed as...

    posted on TUE 2 DEC 2014
  8. Insights

    Syria: Humanitarian Briefing

    Tomorrow afternoon (25 November), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will present to the Council the Secretary-General’s latest report which identifies the trends in humanitarian...

    posted on MON 24 NOV 2014
  9. 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
  10. 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