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Jan 11, 2017
'Frozen' UNSC that represents small minority: Syed Akbaruddin at Council debateCriticising a "frozen" UN Security Council that represents a small minority of the world's population, India said only an "updated" and not "outdated" global institution can be effective in addressing the current challenges of conflict prevention and sustaining peace.
Dec 20, 2016
India renews efforts to seek UN action against LeT, JeM, their 'shadowy supporters'China has blocked India's efforts to have international sanctions imposed on Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar
Nov 08, 2016
New report questions China's commitment to NSG, lays bare Pakistan dubious ways to nuke techCompeting with India, Pakistan also applied for the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) with the implicit backing of China. Apart from its attempt to compete with India, it was also successfully lobbying against New Delhi’s membership and ensuring at least a delay in the decision.
Sep 30, 2016
Pakistan raises issue of rising tension with India at the United NationsPakistan's UN envoy asked the president of the UNSC to informally brief the body on the country's escalating tension with neighbouring India.
Sep 09, 2016
East Asia Summit nations call for nuclear disarmament, security to combat terrorismThe countries emphasised the importance of advancing nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy as 'mutually reinforcing pillars'.
Jul 26, 2016
Normandy hostage crisis: US condemns attack on church, offers assistanceThe Islamic State group said the attack in a centuries old church in the Normandy town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray was carried out by two of its "soldiers."
Jun 29, 2016
Ethiopia, Bolivia, Sweden elected non-permanent UNSC members for two-year termThe UNSC consists of 10 non-permanent members who sit alongside the five permanent, veto-wielding members - China, France, Russia, the UK and the US.
Jun 22, 2016
US drone strike violation of sovereignty: Pakistan moves UNSCPakistan has raised the issue of the recent US drone strike that killed the Afghan Taliban chief, in the UN Security Council.
Jun 20, 2016
Terrorist plot to target Tehran foiled, says Iran intelligence officialsIranian intelligence officials have broken up one of the "biggest terrorist" plots ever planned to target Tehran and other provinces in the Islamic Republic, the country's state media reported on Monday.
Jun 01, 2016
US acts to further isolate North Korea, calls it a 'global money laundering concern'The action follows a recent United Nations Security Council resolution that calls on all UN members to cut off banking relations with North Korea.