Insights: UNISFA

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    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei: Council Renews Mission’s Support to the Joint Border Verification and Monitoring Mechanism

    Today (11 October), the Security Council renewed until 15 April 2019 the support of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) to the Joint Border Verification and Monitoring Mechanism (JBVMM), established in 2011 to conduct monitoring and verification activities...

    posted on THU 11 OCT 2018
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    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei: Council to Vote on Draft Resolution

    Tomorrow (15 May), the Security Council is expected to renew the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) until 15 November. An initial draft was circulated to Council members by the US, the penholder on UNISFA, on...

    posted on MON 14 MAY 2018
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    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei: Council to Renew the Mandate

    Tomorrow (15 November), the Security Council is expected to renew the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) for an additional six months. (Abyei is a disputed area straddling the Sudan-South Sudan border.) The draft passed silence...

    posted on TUE 14 NOV 2017
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    Council Consultations and Possible Vote on Draft Resolution on UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    Today (12 May), the Security Council may vote to renew the mandate of UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) for an additional six months. The vote, initially scheduled for Wednesday 10 May, was delayed due to a lack of...

    posted on FRI 12 MAY 2017
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    Council to Vote on Draft Resolution on UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    Tomorrow (15 December), the Security Council is planning to vote on a resolution that would renew the mandate of UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) for an additional five months. The initial draft was circulated to Council members by...

    posted on MON 14 DEC 2015
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    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow morning (14 July) the Council is expected to renew the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) for an additional five months. The draft resolution was circulated to the full Council last Wednesday 8 July. After...

    posted on MON 13 JUL 2015
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    Consultations on UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    Tomorrow morning (5 May) Council members are scheduled to hold consultations on the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmond Mulet is expected to brief on the situation in Abyei and the Secretary-General’s most...

    posted on MON 4 MAY 2015
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    Adoption of Resolution on UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    Tomorrow (26 February), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) until 15 July 2015. The first draft was circulated to Council members on 18 February and...

    posted on WED 25 FEB 2015
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    Consultations on Sudan-South Sudan and UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    On Monday (19 May), the Security Council is scheduled to hold consultations on Sudan-South Sudan and on the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). Briefings are expected in the closed session from the head of the UN Office to...

    posted on FRI 16 MAY 2014
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    Consultations on Sudan-South Sudan, UNISFA and UNAMID

    Tomorrow (12 March) Council members will hold consultations on Sudan-South Sudan issues and the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) in the morning and on the AU-UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) in the afternoon. Haile Menkerios, the Special...

    posted on TUE 11 MAR 2014
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    Consultations on Sudan-South Sudan and UNISFA

    Tomorrow morning (23 May) the Security Council is scheduled to hold consultations on Sudan-South Sudan and the UN Interim Security Force in Abyei (UNISFA). Edmond Mulet, Assistant-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, is scheduled to brief. No immediate outcome is expected, although...

    posted on WED 22 MAY 2013
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    Sudan/South Sudan and Abyei Meetings

    Tomorrow morning (9 August) Council members are expecting to hold a regular fortnightly meeting to discuss Sudan and South Sudan. It seems that Thabo Mbeki, the Chair of the AU High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP), will brief (via videoconference) along with...

    posted on WED 8 AUG 2012
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    The UN Force in Abyei

    The Council is expected to hear its first scheduled briefing from the head of UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), Alain Le Roy, on the UN Interim Security Force in Abyei (UNISFA) this week, perhaps tomorrow, 27 July. Council members...

    posted on TUE 26 JUL 2011