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    Meeting on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea

    On Monday afternoon (22 December), the Council is scheduled to hold a meeting on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). This will be the...

    posted on FRI 19 DEC 2014
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    Terrorism and Transnational Organised Crime: Open Debate and Resolution

    Tomorrow morning (19 December), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution on the linkages between transnational organised crime and terrorism in some regions...

    posted on THU 18 DEC 2014
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    Debate on Afghanistan

    Tomorrow morning (18 December), the Council is expected to hold its quarterly debate on the situation in Afghanistan. Nicholas Haysom, Special Representative of the Secretary-General...

    posted on WED 17 DEC 2014
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    Briefing on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Tomorrow (17 December), Council members will be briefed by video tele-conference in consultations on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) by...

    posted on TUE 16 DEC 2014
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    UN-AU Partnership: Open Debate and Negotiations on Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (16 December), the Security Council will hold an open debate on “Peace Operations: The UN-AU Partnership and Its Evolution”. The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
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    Presidential Statement on South Sudan

    This afternoon (15 December) the Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement recognising the one year anniversary of the outbreak of the current civil...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
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    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
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    Adoption of Resolution on Resolute Support Mission (Afghanistan)

    Tomorrow morning (12 December) the Council is expected to adopt a resolution on the Resolute Support Mission (RSM), a NATO mission designed to train, advise...

    posted on THU 11 DEC 2014
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    ICC Prosecutor Briefing on Darfur

    Tomorrow morning (12 December), ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda is scheduled to provide the semi-annual briefing to the Council on the Court’s work with regard to...

    posted on THU 11 DEC 2014
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    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