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    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
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    Ukraine Meeting on MH17 Investigation Report

    Following a request from Russia, the Security Council will have a briefing tomorrow morning (19 September) on the Dutch Safety Board’s (DSB) preliminary investigation report...

    posted on THU 18 SEP 2014
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    Security Council Meeting and Resolution on Ebola Crisis

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 September) the Security Council will hold an open debate on the Ebola crisis in West Africa with briefings from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon;...

    posted on WED 17 SEP 2014
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    Debate on the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

    Tomorrow morning (18 September) the Council is scheduled to hold its quarterly debate on the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). Ján Kubiš, the Special...

    posted on WED 17 SEP 2014
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    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
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    Sudan-South Sudan Informal Interactive Dialogue

    Tomorrow (17 September), the Security Council expects to hold an informal interactive dialogue on Sudan-South Sudan issues with Thabo Mbeki, chair of the AU High-Level...

    posted on TUE 16 SEP 2014
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    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
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    Debate on UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti

    Tomorrow morning (11 September) the Council is scheduled to hold a debate on Haiti to consider the Secretary-General’s most recent report (S/2014/617) on the UN...

    posted on WED 10 SEP 2014
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    Briefing on Ebola Crisis in Liberia and UN Mission Mandate

    Tomorrow (9 September), Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Karin Landgren and Ambassador Mårten Grunditz (Sweden), chair...

    posted on MON 8 SEP 2014
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    Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict

    On Monday (8 September), the Security Council will hold an open debate to discuss the Secretary-General’s latest report on children and armed conflict (S/2014/339). Special...

    posted on FRI 5 SEP 2014