Tag: Insights on the Middle East
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
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
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
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
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