Friday, June 5, 2020

Tag: un security council

UN Votes to Give Ethiopia a Temporary...

Ethiopia has won a seat on the United Nations Security Council following an overwhelming vote of 185 out of the 193-member General Assembly of...

Prime Minister of Central African Republic Pleads...

PARIS — Central African Republic Prime Minister Nicolas Tiangaye Thursday pleaded for French military intervention into his violence-ridden nation as soon as the U.N....

UN Rejects Africa Bid to Halt Kenya...

The U.N. Security Council refused Friday to grant an African request to delay by one year the International Criminal Court prosecution of Kenya's leaders...

Saudi Arabia Rejects UN Security Council Seat

According to a report on NDTV: "Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi on Sunday backed Saudi Arabia's rejection of a seat on the United Nations Security...

South Africa: It’s Time For African Seats...

South African International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has called on the United Nations to designate to Africa a minimum of two permanent seats on...

Caricom Demands Change in UN Security Council

Caricom nations are pushing for a change in the composition of the United Nations Security Council. “We have argued that small states should have a...

UN Imposes Harsh Sanctions on North Korea...

The wrath of the world came crashing down on North Korea today when, as expected, the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved a new...

N. Korea Issues More Threats Against UN,...

North Korea is keeping up its response to sanctions imposed by the United Nations Security Council this week, with leader Kim Jong Un warning...

N. Korea Says it Will Conduct Nuclear...

North Korea is at it again. This time, flexing its muscle in the wake of tough, new U.N. sanctions by vowing to conduct another...

Islamic Rebels Destroy Historic Mausoleums in Timbuktu,...

Just days after the United Nations approved the training of a force of West African soldiers to try to retake Mali, the Islamic rebels...

UN Prepares to Send Military into Mali...

Conditions in the West African nation of Mali have gotten so chaotic and dangerous that the UN Security Council is preparing to send a...