Egyptian Delegate to the Security Council: The Arab Republic of Egypt condemns the efforts of some news reporters of various news agencies in particular Rio Times, Fox News, People’s Daily and Xiaoxing Li for trying to take the efforts of the Security Council out of contexts. It is worth noting that all individuals involved … More Press Release: Arab Republic of Egypt
What is believed to be the entire leadership structure of the mysterious Chechen rebel group popularized by their Liveleak videos was captured just a few hours ago by a combined UN force in Northwestern Syria. In a stunning display of bravery and precision, INTERPOL agents identified the targets in question and apprehended them without any … More CHECHEN LIVELEAK LEADERS CAPTURED IN SYRIA
The last photo taken of Mr. Billerson Associated Press, on the Security Council William Billerson is currently wanted by French authorities for his involvement in the leaking of military documents, and is on the run. His larger than life personality has touched many, so we at the Associated Press would like to collect these memories, … More Memories of Bill, A Man on Fire
NEW YORK TIMES NEW YORK, NEW YORK By Clayton MacLean 01/08/2017 Today, events worldwide seem to be escalating at a rapid clip. The crisis, beginning with the discovery of a weapons cache along the Turkish border, could escalate into a renewed Chechen war that now threatens to spread out across all of central Asia. Such … More Rapidly-Expanding International Crisis Could Escalate International Tensions
The Jakarta Post Vancouver | Sun, January 8, 2017 | 1:00pm As a meeting of the United Nations Security Council draws to a close, cooperation and collaboration between China and the United State leaves states hopeful for the future. Presently, the concern of the council is the protection of civilians in armed conflict. Throughout the … More China “cautiously optimistic” in face of uncertain political climate
Statement by the Delegate of the United Kingdom to the United Nations Security Council: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is currently working with other delegates, including Russia and the United States, to find effective methods of protecting civilians in areas of armed conflict. We are currently working on peacekeeping reforms including faster … More Press Release: United Kingdom
In recent days, a militant group claimed responsibility for stealing weapons shipment from a Warsaw Pact site in the Caucasus and releasing a video that shows them with the arms. The United Nations Security Council was recently presented with another video, from Liveleak, video that allegedly portrays the same militants responsible for stealing an arms … More Countries Skeptical, but Concerned of New Chechen Militant Group
How the world can become more peaceful without peacekeeping Opinion piece by Vidya Shaveer Times of India Jan 8, 2017 Over the past three days, the UN Security Council has been working hard to improve the protection of civilians in armed conflicts. Suggestions have been made to increase peacekeeping, yet the effectiveness of peacekeeping is … More Is Peacekeeping Still a Feasible Option?
NEW YORK TIMES NEW YORK, NEW YORK By Clayton MacLean 01/07/2017 Today in the UN Security Council, France and the United States stand at odds on the issue of drones. France, when interviewed by a reporter from the New York Times, said they were “working on a paper that would limit the type and size … More NATO members at odds while Russo-American Cooperation intensifies.
United Nations News Centre 08 January 2017 | Vancouver, British Columbia The UN Security Council strongly condemns the unfolding events of what appears to be a civilian hostage situation on the Turkish-Syrian border. The Security Council is committed to working together as a whole to address the unfolding events, and is launching an investigation on … More Press Release: UN Security Council