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06 Jun 2018 description
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SC/13367
6 JUNE 2018
SECURITY COUNCIL

The Security Council expressed grave concern about the recent deterioration of the security situation in eastern Ukraine and its severe impact on civilians.

30 May 2018 description
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SC/13357
29 MAY 2018
SECURITY COUNCIL
8270TH MEETING (PM)

The conflict in eastern Ukraine was not only alive — with 1.6 million people displaced and escalating violence — but it embodied a broader threat to the global rules‑based order, with tens of thousands ceasefire violations recorded in 2018, the Security Council heard today, as it considered the situation for the first time in 15 months.

23 May 2018 description
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CS/13348
22 MAI 2018

Près de 90 intervenants, dont 5 ministres, ont pris part aujourd’hui au débat annuel du Conseil de sécurité sur la protection des civils en période de conflit armé, présidé par le Ministre des affaires étrangères de la Pologne, M. Jacek Czaputowicz. Après avoir brossé un tableau très sombre de la situation, le Secrétaire général de l’ONU, M. António Guterres, a engagé les États Membres à prendre des mesures concrètes pour asseoir le respect du droit international et inciter les parties à tout conflit à adopter de bonnes pratiques.

03 May 2018 description

Strengthening the principles of international law and the protection of civilians in armed conflict would be two of the major themes that the Security Council would address in the coming month, Joanna Wronecka (Poland), Council President for May, said today as she laid out the organ’s monthly programme of work at a Headquarters press briefing.

09 Mar 2018 description
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SC/13241

SECURITY COUNCIL
8200TH MEETING (PM)

The crisis in Ukraine was putting shared values to the test, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Chairperson-in-Office told the Security Council today, while stressing that further dialogue and political will were needed to solve the situation.

03 Nov 2017 description
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CS/13053
2 NOVEMBRE 2017

De retour du Bangladesh, où il a été témoin, à la frontière avec le Myanmar, de « l’exode de réfugiés le plus rapide depuis les mouvements massifs de population du milieu des années 90 », le Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés, M. Filippo Grandi, en a, ce matin, appelé au leadership du Conseil de sécurité pour mettre fin à une crise mondiale qui n’a de cesse de s’aggraver.

02 Nov 2017 description
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SC/13053  

SECURITY COUNCIL
8083RD MEETING (AM)  

Security Council Members Call for Adequate Funding, Greater Capacity for Agency

The number of forcibly displaced people around the world was now approaching 66 million, and that sharp rise reflected the weakness of international cooperation in responding to the crisis, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees told the Security Council today.

09 May 2017 description
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CS/12814

Conseil de sécurité
7935e séance – matin

Célébrant la Journée de l’Europe et le soixantième anniversaire du Traité de Rome, la Haut Représentante pour les affaires étrangères et la politique de sécurité de l’Union européenne, Mme Federica Mogherini, a présenté au Conseil de sécurité, ce matin, ce qu’elle a appelé « la voie de l’Union européenne », réaffirmant son engagement en faveur du multilatéralisme.

09 May 2017 description
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SC/12814

Security Council
7935th Meeting (AM)

Russian Federation Assails Bloc over Sanctions, as United States Urges It to Press Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Iran

Describing the European Union as an indispensable partner of the United Nations, the bloc’s senior-most diplomat told the Security Council today that it was ready to move beyond the current international uncertainty and join the Organization in building a more cooperative world order.

21 Feb 2017 description
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SC/12724

SECURITY COUNCIL
7886TH MEETING (AM)

Focus on Ukraine, Cyprus, as Spotlight Also Falls on Disputed Territories

Peace must never be taken for granted in Europe, where simmering conflicts could potentially impact security on a global scale, speakers in the Security Council said today, during an open debate that cast a particular spotlight on the situation in Ukraine.

03 Feb 2017 description
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SC/12704

SECURITY COUNCIL

7876TH MEETING (PM)

Members hear from political, humanitarian affairs chiefs, head of Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Special Mission

The recent dangerous uptick in fighting seen in eastern Ukraine had left hundreds of thousands of civilians at risk of losing all access to water, heat and electricity, a particularly worrying development given the current plummeting winter temperatures, the Security Council heard this afternoon.

01 Feb 2017 description
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SC/12700

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Olof Skoog (Sweden):

The members of the Security Council expressed grave concern about the dangerous deterioration of the situation in eastern Ukraine and its severe impact on the local civilian population.

The members of the Security Council condemned the use of weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements along the contact line in the Donetsk region that led to deaths and injuries, including among civilians.

28 Oct 2016 description
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SC/12566

Speakers Voice Support, but Stress Adherence to United Nations Charter Principles

The United Nations was committed to strengthening its partnership with regional organizations in Eurasia and Central Asia on peace and security matters, even though their strategies may sometimes differ, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council today.

02 Jul 2016 description

CONF160701-CS

CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
CONFÉRENCES DE PRESSE

L’Afrique et la consolidation de la paix, le Moyen-Orient, les méthodes de travail du Conseil et le processus de sélection du prochain Secrétaire général seront les grands axes de la présidence japonaise du Conseil de sécurité au mois de juillet, a déclaré, cet après-midi, le nouveau Représentant permanent du Japon, M. Koro Bessho, qui présentait le programme de travail mensuel du Conseil.

12 Jun 2016 description
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CS/12396

7711e séance – matin

Le Conseil de sécurité, présidé par le Ministre des affaires étrangères de la France, M. Jean-Marc Ayrault, a organisé aujourd’hui un débat public de haut niveau sur le thème de la protection des civils dans les opérations de maintien de la paix.

Aujourd’hui, dans la majorité des conflits armés, ce sont les civils qui sont les plus durement touchés, se sont alarmés les 74 intervenants, dont le Président de la République centrafricaine et six ministres africains.

11 Jun 2016 description
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SC/12396

7711th Meeting (AM)
SECURITY COUNCIL
MEETINGS COVERAGE

All facets of United Nations peacekeeping missions had a vital role to play in keeping civilians safe, speakers in the Security Council said today, as high-ranking officials, including a Head of State and several ministers, participated in a wide-ranging open debate on the protection of civilians in the context of peacekeeping operations.

06 Jun 2016 description
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SC/12389

7705th Meeting (AM)
Security Council
Meetings Coverage

United Nations Cooperation with Regional Bodies Critical, Speakers Stress

03 May 2016 description
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SC/12347

7685th Meeting (AM)
Security Council Meetings Coverage

Red Cross, Médecins Sans Frontières Heads, Secretary-General Brief Members

Strongly condemning attacks on medical personnel in conflict situations today, the Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution demanding an end to impunity for those responsible and respect for international law on the part of all warring parties.