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22 Jun 2017 description
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CS/12883

CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
7981E SÉANCE – APRÈS-MIDI

Les responsables d’attaques contre des soldats de la paix de la MONUSCO ou des membres du personnel des Nations Unies seront soumis aux sanctions

Le Conseil de sécurité a décidé, cet après-midi, de reconduire jusqu’au 1er juillet 2018 les sanctions concernant la République démocratique du Congo (RDC) et de proroger jusqu’au 1er août 2018 le mandat du Groupe d’experts du Comité 1533 chargé de surveiller l’application des sanctions imposées.

22 Jun 2017 description
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SC/12883

SECURITY COUNCIL
7981ST MEETING (PM)

Permanent Representative Says Measures Should Also Target Firms Using Armed Groups, Objects to Actions that Hamper Pursuit of ‘Common Goals’

21 Jun 2017 description
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SC/12881

Security Council
7979th Meeting (AM)

The Security Council welcomed the deployment of the Group of Five Sahel joint force (Force conjointe du G5 Sahel - FC-G5S) that would address the threat of terrorism, as well as the serious challenges posed by transnational organized crime in the region.

21 Jun 2017 description

Human Rights Council
Thirty-fifth session
6-23 June 2017
Agenda items 2 and 7

Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General

Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

Summary

20 Jun 2017 description

I. Introduction

1. The present report is submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 68/11 and Security Council resolution 2344 (2017), in which I was requested to report every three months on developments in Afghanistan.

20 Jun 2017 description
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I. Introduction

  1. By its resolution 2333 (2016), the Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) for a final period until 30 March 2018 and requested to be kept informed of the situation in Liberia and the implementation of the Mission’s mandate. The present report provides a midterm update on major developments in the country since my predecessor’s special report dated 15 November 2016 (S/2016/968)

II. Major developments

20 Jun 2017 description

Note du Secrétariat

Le Secrétariat a l’honneur de transmettre au Conseil des droits de l’homme le rapport de l’Expert indépendant sur le renforcement des capacités et la coopération technique avec la Côte d’Ivoire dans le domaine des droits de l’homme, Mohammed Ayat.

19 Jun 2017 description
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I. Introduction

1. Par sa résolution 2295 (2016), le Conseil de sécurité a prorogé le mandat de la Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation au Mali (MINUSMA) jusqu’au 30 juin 2017 et m’a prié de lui faire rapport tous les trois mois sur la suite donnée à sa résolution, en particulier sur l ’état d’avancement de l’Accord pour la paix et la réconciliation au Mali (voir S/2015/364 et Add.1) et l’action menée par la MINUSMA pour l’appuyer.

19 Jun 2017 description
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I. Introduction

1. By its resolution 2295 (2016), the Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) until 30 June 2017 and requested me to report on a quarterly basis on its implementation, focusing on progress in taking forward the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali (see S/2015/364 and Add.1) and the efforts of MINUSMA to support it.

II. Major political developments

19 Jun 2017 description
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Letter dated 9 May 2017 from the Chair of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) addressed to the President of the Security Council

I have the honour to transmit herewith the eighth report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team established pursuant to resolution 1526 (2004), which was submitted to the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011), in accordance with paragraph (a) of the annex to resolution 2255 (2015).

16 Jun 2017 description
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SC/12873
SECURITY COUNCIL
7974th Meeting (PM)

Members Strongly Condemn Attack of Special Envoy’s Convoy during Recent Visit

Expressing grave concern about the humanitarian situation in Yemen, the Security Council today adopted a presidential statement calling on all parties to engage constructively and in good faith to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in that country.

14 Jun 2017 description
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SC/12868

Security Council
7968th Meeting (AM)

Expressing Concern over Potential Humanitarian Impact of Looming Famine, Text Condemns Obstruction of Aid, Demands Unhindered Access

The Security Council decided today to extend the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) until March 2018, as previously set out in resolution 2158 (2014).

14 Jun 2017 description
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I. Introduction

1. Following the independence of South Sudan on 9 July 2011, the Economic and Social Council, through its resolution 2011/43, expressed interest in working with partners in addressing the extensive humanitarian, peacebuilding and development challenges facing the country. The present report is the sixth on South Sudan submitted to the Council since the country’s independence.

13 Jun 2017 description

Human Rights Council
Thirty-fifth session
6-23 June 2017
Agenda items 2 and 7

Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

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13 Jun 2017 description
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Conflict in Ukraine enters its fourth year with no end in sight – UN report

KYIV/GENEVA (13 June 2017) – Parties to the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine have repeatedly failed to implement ceasefire agreements, allowing hostilities to escalate and claim more lives as the conflict moved into its fourth year, a UN report published today says.

13 Jun 2017 description

Human Rights Council
Thirty-fifth session
6-23 June 2017
Agenda items 2 and 4

Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General

Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Summary

12 Jun 2017 description
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SC/12864

Security Council
7964th Meeting (AM)

The Security Council reauthorized Member States today — acting nationally or through regional organizations — to inspect vessels on the high seas off Libya’s coast believed to be in violation of the arms embargo imposed on that country.