Insights: UNDOF

  1. Insights

    Open VTC with the Heads of Military Components

    Tomorrow (4 June) Security Council members will hold an open videoconference (VTC) with force commanders from UN peacekeeping operations. Force commanders from three missions—the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and...

    posted on WED 3 JUN 2020
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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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    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 (UNDOF). While consultations had been scheduled to discuss the latest UNDOF report (S/2014/665), tomorrow’s meeting...

    posted on TUE 16 SEP 2014
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    Renewal of the UN Disengagement Observer Force in the Golan Heights

    Tomorrow (18 December), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the Golan Heights for six months. Russia and the US jointly authored the draft resolution which was circulated on Thursday...

    posted on TUE 17 DEC 2013
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    A Meeting between the Members of the EU and the Security Council

    Tomorrow, 13 March, the twenty-seven ambassadors of the EU Political and Security Committee (PSC) are meeting with the fifteen ambassadors of the UN Security Council.* This informal event, which is not on the official programme of work of the Council,...

    posted on TUE 12 MAR 2013
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    Adoption of Golan Heights Resolution

    Tomorrow morning (27 June) the Council will adopt a draft resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) for six months. (UNDOF was established in May 1974 to monitor the ceasefire between Israel and Syria.) The draft...

    posted on TUE 26 JUN 2012
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    Resolution on UN Force in Golan Heights

    Tomorrow morning (21 December) the Council seems set to renew the mandate of the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) for six months, which was established in May 1974 to monitor the ceasefire between Israel and Syria. Later today, Assistant Secretary-General...

    posted on TUE 20 DEC 2011
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    Adoption of the UNDOF resolution

    Tomorrow the Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing UNDOF’s mandate, which expires on 30 June. The Council was scheduled to adopt it today (28 June) but differences over whether and how to address recent events seem to be...

    posted on TUE 28 JUN 2011