Tag: Syria

  1. 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
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    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
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    Arria-Formula Meeting with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria

    Tomorrow (25 July), Security Council members are set to meet with Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro and Karen AbuZayd of the Human Rights Council’s Commission of Inquiry...

    posted on THU 24 JUL 2014
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    Syria: Monday Vote on Draft Resolution on Cross-Border and Cross-Line Humanitarian Access

    On Friday (11 July), the penholders on the humanitarian track on Syria—Australia, Jordan and Luxembourg—put a draft resolution on cross-border and cross-line humanitarian access in...

    posted on SUN 13 JUL 2014
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    Briefing on Syria Chemical Weapons: Removal Complete, Verification and Destruction Activities Remain

    Monday (7 July), Sigrid Kaag, the Special Coordinator of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)-UN Joint Mission, will brief Council members in...

    posted on THU 3 JUL 2014
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    Briefing on Declining Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (26 June), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will brief the Council on the fourth report since the adoption of resolution 2139 on...

    posted on WED 25 JUN 2014
  7. Iraq

    Briefing on Iraq Elections and Humanitarian Situation in Anbar Province

    Tomorrow (4 June), Special Representative and head of the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) Nickolay Mladenov will brief Council members under “any other business”...

    posted on TUE 3 JUN 2014
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    Briefing on Syria Chemical Weapons: Final Deadline Will Be Missed

    Tomorrow (4 June), Sigrid Kaag, the Special Coordinator of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)-UN Joint Mission, will brief Council members in...

    posted on TUE 3 JUN 2014
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    OCHA Briefing on Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (29 May), Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Kyung-wha Kang will brief Council members in consultations on the third report since the adoption of...

    posted on WED 28 MAY 2014
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    Syria: Vote on ICC Referral

    It seems France is ready to put a draft resolution referring the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in blue quite soon....

    posted on THU 15 MAY 2014