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UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests

The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday unanimously imposed its toughest sanctions on North Korea, placing a cap on the hermit state's key coal exports after its defiant nuclear tests. #United States #Barack Obama #United Nations #coal #NewsTracker #North Korea #Security Council #Nuclear tests #DPRK
Pakistan opposes creation of new permanent seats at UNSC

Updated : Nov 08, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

Pakistan opposes creation of new permanent seats at UNSC

Pakistan's Permanent Representative to the UN Maleeha Lodhi has said that Islamabasd firmly opposes the creation of new permanent seats at Security Council, it was reported on Tuesday. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Security Council #Maleeha Lodhi #Security Council Reforms
Proposed UN resolution demands all parties in Yemen to resume peace talks

Updated : Nov 03, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

Proposed UN resolution demands all parties in Yemen to resume peace talks

A proposed UN resolution would demand that all parties in Yemen immediately honor an April cease-fire and resume peace negotiations. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Yemen #Sana'a #Britain #Security Council #Ceasefire #Houthi rebels
UN chief Ban Ki-moon hails successor Antonio Guterres as a 'superb choice'

Updated : Oct 06, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN chief Ban Ki-moon hails successor Antonio Guterres as a 'superb choice'

Departing UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday hailed his likely successor Antonio Guterres as a "superb choice", ahead of the former Portuguese prime minister's expected backing by the Security Council. #NewsTracker #Portugal #Ban Ki-moon #Security Council #UN secretary general #Antonio Guterres
India criticises UNSC for being indecisive about sanctioning leaders of terrorist entities

Updated : Oct 05, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

India criticises UNSC for being indecisive about sanctioning leaders of terrorist entities

India strongly criticised an "unresponsive" Security Council on Wednesday for being indecisive on sanctioning leaders of organisations it itself designates as terrorist entities after China extended its "technical hold" on India's bid for a UN ban against JeM chief Masood Azhar. #India #China #United Nations #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Beijing #Security Council #UN General Assembly #Masood Azhar #Syed Akbaruddin #JeM
Why the world should applaud Pakistan for continuing to deny India's surgical strikes

Updated : Oct 01, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : World

Why the world should applaud Pakistan for continuing to deny India's surgical strikes

Apart from a small section of the media which still appears to be skeptical about the Wednesday night surgical strikes, the overwhelming feeling is that Pakistan's denial is an extension of its self-delusion. #India #Osama bin Laden #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Mullah Omar #Nawaz Sharif #Indian Army #Security Council #Maleeha Lodhi #Lt Gen Ranbir Singh #General Raheel Sharif #Operation Zarb-e-Azb #Gerard van Bohemen
UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Security Council to take action against North Korea's nuclear test

Updated : Sep 10, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Security Council to take action against North Korea's nuclear test

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday urged the Security Council to take "appropriate action" in response to North Korea's fifth nuclear test. Ban condemned the underground nuclear test "in the strongest possible terms," branding it "yet another brazen breach of the resolutions of the Security Council." #United States #NewsTracker #North Korea #Security Council #Nuclear tests #UN secretary general #UN Sanctions #Ban Ki-monn
UN Security Council to meet on Friday to discuss North Korea's fifth nuclear test

Updated : Sep 09, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN Security Council to meet on Friday to discuss North Korea's fifth nuclear test

The UN Security Council will meet on Friday to discuss North Korea's fifth and most powerful nuclear test to date. #United States #China #Japan #NewsTracker #North Korea #Security Council #UN Security Council #nuclear test #Americans arrested in North Korea #New Zealand mission
UN official condemns the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo, calls on US and Russia for a ceasefire deal

Updated : Aug 23, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN official condemns the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo, calls on US and Russia for a ceasefire deal

The UN's top aid official voiced anger on Monday at world powers' inability to agree on a truce to allow aid into Aleppo, warning of an "unparalleled" humanitarian catastrophe in the battleground Syrian city. #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #Russia #Security Council #Aleppo #United States of America #Stephen O'Brien