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24 Jul 2017 description
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SECURITY COUNCIL
8009TH MEETING (AM)
SC/12922
24 JULY 2017

The Security Council today welcomed recent positive political developments in some West African countries, but expressed concern over the threat of terrorism in the region — including attacks by Boko Haram and Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) — as well as a worsening humanitarian situation.

24 Jul 2017 description
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SECURITY COUNCIL
8010TH MEETING (AM)
SC/12923
24 JULY 2017

The Security Council today commended the commitment of the people and Government of Liberia to peace and to developing democratic processes, welcoming the new peacebuilding plan and noting the importance of upcoming presidential and legislative elections.

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Letter of transmittal

Letter dated 25 May 2017 from the Chair of the Advisory Commission of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East addressed to the Commissioner-General of the Agency

24 Jul 2017 description

Summary

The present report is submitted pursuant to Economic and Social Council resolution 2016/28 and highlights the main findings of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti following its visits to Washington, D.C., in March 2017, during which members met with the international financial institutions and regional actors, and to Haiti, in May 2017, during which members interacted with a number of senior government and legislative officials, representatives of the United Nations system and private sector and civil society actors.

21 Jul 2017 description
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SC/12917
20 JULY 2017
SECURITY COUNCIL
8007TH MEETING (AM)

The Security Council today unanimously adopted a resolution reinforcing its resolve to adapt to evolving terrorist threats, encouraging Governments to update their methods for cutting off funds to terrorist groups, preventing their travel, banning them from acquiring arms and ensuring that sanctions were fully implemented.

19 Jul 2017 description
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Letter dated 11 July 2017 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council

I have the honour to convey herewith a report of the Director General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on the status of the implementation of the plan for the destruction of Libya’s remaining category 2 chemical weapons outside the territory of Libya (see annex). The report, dated 23 June 2017, covers the period from 23 May to 22 June 2017.

18 Jul 2017 description
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De conformidad con lo dispuesto en el Acuerdo Final para la Terminación del Conflicto y la Construcción de una Paz Estable y Duradera, firmado el 24 de noviembre de 2016 entre el Gobierno de Colombia y las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia–Ejército del Pueblo (FARC-EP), el 24 de marzo de 2017 recibí de la Representante Permanente de Colombia ante las Naciones Unidas, Sra. María Emma Mejía Vélez, un original firmado del Acuerdo Final acompañado de una carta del Presidente de la República de Colombia, Sr. Juan Manuel Santos Calderón.

18 Jul 2017 description
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In accordance with the Final Agreement for Ending the Conflict and Building a Stable and Lasting Peace, signed on 24 November 2016, between the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC-EP), on 24 March 2017, I received a signed original of the Final Agreement from the Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations, María Emma Mejía Vélez, along with a letter from the President of the Republic of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos Calderón.

17 Jul 2017 description
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Note by the Secretary-General

The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit to the members of the General Assembly the forty-eighth report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 70/87.

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15 Jul 2017 description
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SC/12912

SECURITY COUNCIL
8003RD MEETING (PM)

The Security Council today extended the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) until 31 July 2018, also calling upon that country’s Government to continue providing security and logistical support to the Organization’s presence on the ground.

14 Jul 2017 description
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CS/12909
13 JUILLET 2017
CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
8001E SÉANCE – MATIN

Dans une déclaration présidentielle adoptée ce matin sur la situation en République centrafricaine, le Conseil de sécurité « constate avec préoccupation que des groupes armés continuent de s’affronter » dans le pays et se dit « profondément préoccupé » par la situation humanitaire.

14 Jul 2017 description
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AG/11929
13 JUILLET 2017
ASSEMBLÉE GÉNÉRALE PLÉNIÈRE
SOIXANTE ET ONZIÈME SESSION, 91E SÉANCE PLÉNIÈRE – APRÈS-MIDI

13 Jul 2017 description
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The General Assembly,

Reaffirming its resolutions 65/135 and 65/136 of 15 December 2010, 70/245 and 70/246 of 23 December 2015, 71/161 of 16 December 2016 and 71/302 of 30 June 2017,

Reiterating its grave concern at the outbreaks of cholera in Haiti, which have affected more than 800,000 people and resulted in over 9,000 deaths,