Tag: Security Council

Moving tribute in Geneva to late leaders of two human rights NGOs, friends of Morocco

June 17, 2022

A moving tribute was paid this Friday at a ceremony in Geneva to two late human rights defenders who have reverberated the voice of the ... Read More

UN: 5 new members to join Security Council starting January 2023

June 9, 2022

The 193-member UN General Assembly held elections Thursday to elect five new non-permanent members of the Security Council. Japan, Mozambique, Ecuador, Malta and Switzerland were ... Read More

Sahara: Security Council optimistic about resumption of political process with new personal envoy

October 15, 2021

The UN Security Council (UNSC) held this week closed-door consultations on the Moroccan Sahara issue, during which the Council members were briefed by Martha Pobee, ... Read More

UN Security Council extends UNSMIL mission till end of September

September 16, 2021

The UN Security Council unanimously agreed Wednesday to extend the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) until the end of the month. “The situation in ... Read More

UN Security Council renews MINURSO mandate for another year

October 30, 2020

The Security Council renewed on Oct. 30 the mandate of the United Nations’s mission to the Sahara (MINURSO) for another year, while stressing the relevance ... Read More

Mali: UN Security Council expressed satisfaction over new transitional authorities establishment

October 16, 2020

Second UN speech in New York about Mali since the August 18 coup d'état. While the Security Council had been quite aloof the first time, ... Read More

CAR: Security Council renews but relaxes arms embargo

July 29, 2020

The UN Security Council unanimously decided Tuesday to extend its sanctions regime against the Central African Republic for one year, including an arms and ammunition ... Read More

Sahara: Roundtable process, only way to reach final political Solution – Security Council

April 10, 2020

The UN Security Council has reiterated the parameters it had set out in its resolutions 2414, 2440, 2468, and 2494 to achieve a final solution ... Read More

Sahara: Security Council Meets Today for Renewal of MINURSO Mandate

October 30, 2019

The Security Council is expected to adopt this Wednesday (30 Oct.) a US draft resolution, renewing the mandate of the MINURSO for one year instead ... Read More

Tunisia to join UN Security Council

June 9, 2019

Tunisia was among the five countries that will join the UN Security council as non-permanent members for a two-year term starting in January. The North ... Read More