Insights: Golan Heights

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    Golan Heights Consultations: Options for UNDOF’s Mandate

    On Monday (20 October), Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmond Mulet will brief Council members in consultations on the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF). Monday’s briefing is a follow-up to a 19 September presidential statement that requested the Department of...

    posted on FRI 17 OCT 2014
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    Renewal of the UN Disengagement Observer Force in the Golan Heights

    Tomorrow morning (26 June), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) for six months.* Russia and the US jointly authored the draft resolution which was circulated on Friday (21 June). Following...

    posted on TUE 25 JUN 2013
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    Consultations on the UN Disengagement Observer Force

    Council members are expecting a briefing in consultations from the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) tomorrow (7 June) on the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) following today’s clashes between the Syrian government and armed opposition near the ceasefire line between...

    posted on THU 6 JUN 2013
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    Consultations on the Golan Heights

    This morning (26 March), Council members will receive a briefing in consultations from Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous on the most recent report of the Secretary-General on the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the Golan Heights. Ladsous is...

    posted on TUE 26 MAR 2013
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    Meeting with the Golan-Heights Mission’s Troop-Contributing Countries

    Tomorrow afternoon (22 March), Council members will meet with the three countries that are currently troop-contributing countries (TCCs) to the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the Golan Heights – Austria, India and the Philippines. (Croatia which had been a...

    posted on THU 21 MAR 2013
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    Renewal of the UN Mission in the Golan Heights

    Tomorrow morning (19 December), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the UN Disengagement Observer Force in the Golan Heights (UNDOF) for six months. Russia and the US jointly circulated a draft resolution on Friday (14 December)...

    posted on TUE 18 DEC 2012
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    Draft Press Statements on Syria

    Today (12 November) Russia circulated a draft Council press statement condemning an announcement by the Free Syrian Army’s Damascus Military Council. (The announcement seemed to communicate an ultimatum to foreign citizens and diplomats in Syria to evacuate within 72 hours...

    posted on MON 12 NOV 2012