Tag: Piracy

  1. Insights

    Presidential Statement on Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

    Tomorrow, 14 August, the Council will adopt a presidential statement regarding piracy in the Gulf of Guinea. The text a Togo initiative, went through two...

    posted on TUE 13 AUG 2013
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    Piracy Open Debate

    On Monday morning (19 November), at the initiative of India, the Security Council is scheduled to hold an open debate on piracy as a threat...

    posted on FRI 16 NOV 2012
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    Negotiations on a Somalia Piracy Resolution

    Council members began negotiations yesterday (16 November) on a draft resolution on piracy off the coast of Somalia. The draft, which was circulated by the...

    posted on THU 17 NOV 2011
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    Adoption of Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea Resolution

    This afternoon (Monday, 31 October) the Council will adopt a resolution, drafted by Nigeria, expressing its concern about the threat posed by piracy and armed...

    posted on MON 31 OCT 2011
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    Somalia Briefing and Consultations Postponed

    It appears that the briefing on Somalia by B. Lynn Pascoe, Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, initially scheduled for tomorrow (27 October) has been postponed until...

    posted on WED 26 OCT 2011
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    Somalia Piracy Resolution

    It appears that the Council is now scheduled to vote on Monday morning (24 October) on a Russian draft resolution on Somali piracy. As previously...

    posted on FRI 21 OCT 2011
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    Gulf of Guinea Piracy Briefing

    Tomorrow (Wednesday, 19 October) the Council will be briefed by the Secretary-General on the piracy situation in the Gulf of Guinea. Council members and representatives...

    posted on TUE 18 OCT 2011
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    Insights on Somalia Piracy

    On Tuesday (22 March) Council members had their first meeting at expert level on the Russian draft resolution on Somali piracy. Although the P5 members...

    posted on THU 24 MAR 2011
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    Insights on Somalia Piracy

    Russia's draft Somalia piracy resolution is still being negotiated among P5 members and has yet to be circulated to the wider Council membership. However, having...

    posted on FRI 18 MAR 2011
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    Insights on Somalia Piracy

    There has been some movement on the Somalia piracy resolution. It appears that Russia has now had bilateral consultations with all Council members and a...

    posted on TUE 15 MAR 2011