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29 May 2018 description
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Some $16 million were released for eastern Ghouta from the Syria Humanitarian Fund, Mark Lowcock informed. The UN has also asked for visas for additional staff to work on the problems of the area.
23 May 2018 description
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Calling for a unified approach to break the cycle of violence, the Council was urged to work together to find a just, lasting and comprehensive resolution to the fragile situation in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem.
22 May 2018 description
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Ensuring the effective implementation of international humanitarian and human rights law is of paramount importance, insists Antonio Guterres in his latest report on the protection of civilians in armed conflict.
16 May 2018 description
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The Special Envoy calls for robust international dialogue and consensus on de-escalation, confidence-building and creating minimum conditions for a credible peace process.
08 May 2018 description
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The peace process in South Sudan is at a critical juncture while opposing sides allow themselves to get bogged down in arguments over ministerial quotas, the UN peacekeeping chief told the Security Council.
18 Apr 2018 description
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Despite the Security Council’s demand for cessation of hostilities in Syria, civilians continue to bear the “enormous” cost of intense military activity, the top UN relief official said.
16 Apr 2018 description
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The UN Security Council must refer sexual violence and other crimes against the ethnic group to the world’s top criminal court, a Rohingya researcher said on Monday.
05 Apr 2018 description
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The Security Council expressed deep concern over the slow progress of the inter‑Burundian dialogue and the lack of engagement by the Government in that process.
03 Apr 2018 description
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MINUJUSTH, which is now fully operational, will assist Haiti to further develop national police, strengthen rule of law institutions and promote and protect human rights.
31 Mar 2018 description
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Peaceful protests in Gaza devolved into violence, resulting in more than 15 deaths and 1,000 injuries of civilians, with some reportedly coming from live ammunition.
27 Mar 2018 description
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The UN aid chief called on parties in Syria to allow aid delivery as partners stood ready to enter Duma with food for up to 16,500 people, pending facilitation letters from the Government.
23 Mar 2018 description
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The head of WFP called on the Council to help end war, stressing that the price of programmes to tackle the root causes of hunger is far cheaper than the cost of the current conflict cycle.
16 Mar 2018 description
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The top UN official in Syria told the Security Council that more remained to be done to ease the humanitarian crisis and find a political solution to the conflict.
12 Mar 2018 description
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The Secretary‑General reported that the delivery of aid had not matched the actual plan. Syria has not allowed the delivery of life‑saving medicine, and few civilians have been able to leave.
28 Feb 2018 description
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The brief respite that the Security Council members unanimously demanded only days ago in resolution 2401 has not materialized, said top UN political and relief officials.
22 Feb 2018 description
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'‘You can still save lives’, UN Relief Chief urged the Council, citing thousands of messages to his office from civilians under bombardment.
30 Jan 2018 description
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The United Nations' Deputy Relief Coordinator told the Security Council that in the last month alone, “not one convoy has been able to deploy” to besieged and hard-to-reach areas.
19 Dec 2017 description
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Adopting resolution 2393, the Council requested the Syrian authorities to expeditiously respond to all requests for cross‑line deliveries by the humanitarian partners.
07 Dec 2017 description
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Reaffirming support for the Action Plan, the Council emphasized that a stable Libya was the only way to help improve the living conditions of all people in the country, including migrants.
15 Nov 2017 description
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The slow returns reflected an anxiety about security, and a lack of confidence about such issues as land, poor resource management and security sector reform.