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19 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13511
18 SEPTEMBRE 2018

Le 12 septembre 2018, le Comité du Conseil de sécurité créé par la résolution 2374 (2017) concernant le Mali a tenu des consultations et entendu un exposé du Représentant spécial d’INTERPOL par intérim auprès de l’Organisation des Nations Unies.

18 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13510

SECURITY COUNCIL
8356TH MEETING (PM)

Permanent Representative Says Government Will Honour Accord in Good Faith

Cautiously welcoming a week-old peace deal ending the fighting in South Sudan, Security Council members raised a range of concerns about subsequent clashes and the protracted humanitarian crisis, as high-level officials updated on recent developments today.

18 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13509

SECURITY COUNCIL
8355TH MEETING (AM)

Permanent Representative Says Government Will Fight Terrorism, Ensure Return of Refugees without Foreign Interference

Syria, in its eighth year of war, must not miss an opportunity to create the constitutional committee, the top United Nations official tasked with seeking a peaceful resolution to the crisis told the Security Council today, also welcoming the new Russian‑Turkish agreement to establish a demilitarized zone in Idlib.

18 Sep 2018 description
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I. Introduction

  1. The present report is the fifty-fifth submitted pursuant to paragraph 17 of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), paragraph 10 of resolution 2165 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2191 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2258 (2015), paragraph 5 of resolution 2332 (2016), paragraph 6 of resolution 2393 (2017) and paragraph 12 of resolution 2401 (2018), in which the Council requested the SecretaryGeneral to report, every 30 days, on the implementation of the resolutions by all parties to the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic.

17 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13507

Security Council
8354th Meeting (PM)

Permanent Representative Says Country, Global Community ‘Are at a Crossroads’ in Their Strategic Journey for Stability

Amid the recent rise in civilian casualties inside Afghanistan, decisions made now ahead of elections in October will have far‑reaching implications for the country’s future and play a key role in advancing the peace process, the senior United Nations official in that country told the Security Council today.

15 Sep 2018 description
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Information bulletin from the Russian Federation Ministry of Defence regarding the status of implementation of the Memorandum on the creation of de-escalation areas (5 September 2018)

Observance of the ceasefire regime Monitoring groups have continued to monitor observance of the ceasefire regime as part of implementing the Memorandum on the creation of de -escalation areas in the Syrian Arab Republic, signed by the Russian Federation, the Republic of Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran on 4 May 2017.

13 Sep 2018 description
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Mogadishu’s Permanent Representative Urges Steps to Cut off Means of Al-Shabaab’s Survival, Identify Its Supporters

The past three years have seen some remarkable achievements in Somalia – including the peaceful transition of presidential power, improved finances, and the formation of a Government with a compelling reform agenda — the top United Nations official in the Horn of Africa country told the Security Council today, while cautioning that no one should be deluded about the challenges ahead.

13 Sep 2018 description
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The Security Council today adopted a resolution extending the mandate of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) until 15 September 2019 under the leadership of the Secretary‑General’s Special Representative.

13 Sep 2018 description
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The Security Council decided today to extend until 2019 the mandate of the United Nations Verification Mission in Colombia.

Expressing its willingness to work with the Government of Colombia to further extend the Mission’s mandate, the Council unanimously adopted resolution 2435 (2018), which extended the mandate and reporting requirements until 25 September 2019, in accordance with resolutions 2366 (2017) and 2377 (2017), and under the leadership of the Secretary‑General’s Special Representative.

The meeting began at 10:09 a.m. and ended at 10:10 a.m.

Resolution

13 Sep 2018 description
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CS/13499

CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
8349E SÉANCE – MATIN

Près de six mois après de lancement de l’initiative « Action pour le maintien de la paix », le Secrétaire général adjoint aux opérations de maintien de la paix a passé au crible, ce matin, devant le Conseil de sécurité, les mesures prises pour améliorer l’efficacité de ce pilier emblématique du travail de l’ONU, tout en soulignant que le maintien de la paix ne pourra pas réussir sans l’engagement et la mobilisation de l’ensemble des parties prenantes, « à commencer par les États Membres ».

13 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13500

Le 31 août 2018, le Comité du Conseil de sécurité créé par la résolution 1533 (2004) concernant la République démocratique du Congo s’est entretenu avec les membres du Groupe d’experts sur la République démocratique du Congo, dont le mandat a été prorogé le 29 juin 2018 jusqu’au 1er août 2019 par la résolution 2424 (2018).

12 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13499

Security Council
8349th Meeting (AM)

Imbalance of Power between Peacekeepers, People They Protect Calls for Robust Safeguard Systems, Briefer Tells Members

The more than $7 billion spent annually on United Nations peacekeeping operations must achieve its best possible value on the ground, speakers emphasized today, as the Security Council considered how best to improve mission performance and hold failures accountable.

12 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13500

On 31 August 2018, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1533 (2004) concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo met with the members of the Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose mandate was extended on 29 June 2018 to 1 August 2019 pursuant to resolution 2424 (2018).

12 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13498

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Nikki R. Haley (United States):

The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attacks that took place in Afghanistan, in Kabul on 5 September, which was claimed by Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh), and in Nangarhar on 11 September. The terrorist attacks, at a sports centre, several schools and a protest rally, resulted in at least 61 people killed and many more injured.

12 Sep 2018 description
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I transmit to you herewith the statement regarding the report of the Secretary-General on the implementation of Security Council resolutions 2139 (2014), 2165 (2014), 2191 (2014), 2258 (2015), 2332 (2016), 2393 (2017) and 2401 (2018) (S/2018/707), which concern the humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic, that I was to deliver at the 8332nd meeting of the Security Council, which was convened on 28 August 2018 to consider the item on the situation in the Middle East.

11 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13496

SECURITY COUNCIL
8348TH MEETING (PM)

Permanent Representative Vows Defiance of Houthis, Blaming Them for ‘Coup’, Efforts to Entrench Iran Governance Model

10 Sep 2018 description
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SC/13493

In First-Ever Meeting on Corruption, Briefer Says War Has Been ‘Very Lucrative’ for Small Groups of Conflict Profiteers

In its first‑ever meeting to address the links between corruption and conflict, the Security Council today considered ways to effectively disrupt the illicit siphoning of money by leaders and other practices that weaken State institutions, thereby making a country susceptible to conflict.

08 Sep 2018 description
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Information bulletin from the Russian Federation Ministry of Defence regarding the status of implementation of the Memorandum on the creation of de-escalation areas (28 August 2018)

Observance of the ceasefire regime

Monitoring groups have continued to monitor observance of the ceasefire regime as part of implementing the Memorandum on the creation of de -escalation areas in the Syrian Arab Republic, signed by the Russian Federation, the Republic of Turkey and the Islamic Republic of Iran on 4 May 2017.