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UNSC Calls for Political Stability in Lebanon

New York (ABC Live): UNSC : Welcoming the return of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to Lebanon and his decision to continue his term, the United Nations Security Council highlighted the need to protect the country from crisis that are destabilizing the Middle East. In a statement issued Tuesday, the 15-member Council called on all regional States and organizations “to work for the …

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UNSC Bats for Enhanced Women’s Participation

New York (ABC Live): UNSC; At the Security Council today, a senior United Nations official called on Member States, regional organizations and civil society for greater partnership to boost women’s participation at all levels and help ensure UN peace efforts are stronger and more sustainable. “We will ensure our prevention initiatives and monitoring include a focus on women’s rights violations …

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UNSC Confirms Conflict as Famine Major Cause

Rome  (ABC Live):Famine Major Cause : The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) welcomes the UN Security Council’s recognition of conflict as a major cause of famine, and the call to enhance longer-term recovery and resilience of conflict-affected countries. FAO’s response comes after the UNSC adopted a presidential statement acknowledging the link between conflict and famine.  “We know through our work that …

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UNSC Removes Name of Serbian illicit Arms Dealer Slobodan Tesic Form Travel Ban List

New York (ABC Live):The Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1521 (2003) concerning Liberia decided on 29 November 2013 to Remove  of Serbian illicit arms dealer Slobodan Tesic from the list of individuals subject to the travel restrictions imposed by paragraph 4 (a) of resolution 1521 (2003) (the travel ban list).  The measures no longer apply to Mr. Slobodan TEŠIĆ. Back …

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