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    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
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    Adoption of Resolution on the Protection of Humanitarian Personnel

    Tomorrow (29 August), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution on the protection of humanitarian personnel. The resolution is a follow-up to the...

    posted on THU 28 AUG 2014
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    Emergency Meeting on Ukraine

    The Security Council will hold a public meeting this afternoon at the request of Lithuania, following reports that Russian tanks and military vehicles have crossed...

    posted on THU 28 AUG 2014
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    Briefing on Humanitarian Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (28 August), Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Kyung-wha Kang will brief the Security Council on humanitarian access in Syria pursuant to resolutions 2139...

    posted on WED 27 AUG 2014
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    Adoption of a Resolution Modifying Libya Sanctions Regime

    The Security Council is set to adopt a resolution modifying the Libya sanctions regime and strengthening the exemption procedure with respect to the arms embargo...

    posted on TUE 26 AUG 2014
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    AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow morning (27 August), the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a resolution renewing the mandate of the AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID)...

    posted on TUE 26 AUG 2014
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    Security Council Ready to Adopt Sahel Presidential Statement

    More than two months after the Security Council held its 19 June briefing on the implementation of the UN’s Sahel strategy, it is set to...

    posted on MON 25 AUG 2014
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    Press Statement on the DRC under Silence

    A draft press statement on recent developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the region circulated by France on 21 August is...

    posted on SUN 24 AUG 2014
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    Council Consultations on Russian Humanitarian Convoy Entering Ukraine

    This afternoon (22 August), the Security Council will be briefed in consultations on the situation in Ukraine by Oscar Fernández-Taranco, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs....

    posted on FRI 22 AUG 2014
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    Open Debate and Resolution on Conflict Prevention

    Tomorrow (21 August), the Security Council will hold an open debate on conflict prevention, with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi...

    posted on WED 20 AUG 2014