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Jun 14, 2018
UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Arab attack on Yemen's Hodeida; efforts to prevent world's worst famine in decadesThe United Nations Security Council to meet over the offensive. The U.N. special envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, has said the global body is talking to both sides to de-escalate.
Jun 08, 2018
South Africa, Indonesia, Dominican Republic, Germany and Belgium elected non-permanent UNSC membersThe UN General Assembly elected South Africa, Indonesia, Dominican Republic, Germany and Belgium as non-permanent members of the powerful UNSC.
May 16, 2018
After US pullout of Iran nuclear deal, Vladimir Putin, Emmanuel Macron reaffirm commitment to 2015 agreementRussian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday that the two countries will continue to honour the Iran nuclear deal despite the United States' exit.
May 15, 2018
55 Palestinians killed in Gaza: UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting over 'atrocity' by Israeli forcesThe UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting to address the violent clashes between Palestinian protestors and Israeli forces along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel
Apr 27, 2018
UN Security Council team to visit Bangladesh, Myanmar as it weighs next steps to address Rohingya refugee crisisThe UN Security Council will pay a visit to Bangladesh and Myanmar beginning Saturday as it weighs next steps to address one of the world's worst refugee crises, stemming from the forced exodus of Muslim Rohingya.
Apr 07, 2018
Pakistan raises Kashmir issue with UNSC president, says situation in Valley poses threat to global peacePakistan has raised the Kashmir issue with UNSC president, saying the situation in the Valley and the 'escalation' of tension along LoC pose a threat.
Apr 04, 2018
UNSC's list of terrorists features 139 from Pakistan; Dawood Ibrahim and Hafiz Saeed named by world bodyThe United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has released a consolidated list of terrorist individuals and organisations on Wednesday, with 139 entries from Pakistan alone. The list includes prominent names such as Dawood Ibrahim and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed.
Mar 16, 2018
Pakistan court orders government to explain ban on JuD, its charity wingThe court order came during a petition filed by Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Saeed on Thursday, challenging a notification of the interior ministry of Pakistan to ban his social welfare activities.
Mar 13, 2018
UN slams 'monstrous indifference' to children suffering in Syria, expresses concern for kids trapped in Eastern GhoutaFlouting demands for Syria ceasefires shows "monstrous indifference" to the suffering of millions of children needing a respite from violence, a top UN rights official said
Mar 04, 2018
Vietnamese president Tran Dai Quang says nations must protect freedom of navigation in Indo-Asia-Pacific regionPeace and prosperity will come to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region only when all countries step in to protect the freedom of navigation and combat narrow nationalism, Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang said