United Nations Security Council

Developments of COVID-19, Libya, Israeli-Palestinian conflict on UN Security Council Agenda in August

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:25 GMT

The United Nations Security Council announced discussing number of critical issues as part of August agenda, including the developments of ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Syria, Yemen, Guinea-Bissau and Somalia, as well as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Egypt calls on UN Security Council to hold states backing terrorism liable

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 12:58 GMT

A top Egyptian diplomat on Friday called on the United Nations Security Council to undertake its responsibilities, including holding states supporting and funding terrorism accountable.

Forming agreed gov’t, dismantling militias ways to end Libyan crisis: Egyptian FM

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 06:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt supports the political dialogue to resolve the Libyan crisis, in accordance with the Cairo Declaration on Libya Egyptian President has announced in June.

Sudan reviews milestones of negotiations on GERD with observers

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 10:11 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Water Resources said the country has submitted illustration for its views and main milestones of tripartite negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam since 2011.

Egypt hands draft resolution on GERD to Security Council

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Wednesday said Egypt has introduced a draft resolution on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to the United Nations Security Council, a day after he voiced Egypt's concern about the dam's safety on lives of more t

UN Security Council to hold session on GERD Monday

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 01:48 GMT

The Presidency of the United Nations Security Council, held by France this month, said an open session on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue will take place on Monday, June 29, Sky News reported.

What to expect after Egypt asked Security Council to intervene over GERD

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:52 GMT

“The Egyptian eagerness to go to the Security Council is a step that its various aspects were assessed, whether it will succeed or not,” Abu Taleb says.

Egypt is not ‘escaping’ GERD talks by mediating UN Security Council: FM Shoukry

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry negated that Egypt is escaping negotiations of the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam by referring the issue to the United Nations Security Council.

Egypt's Foreign Minister says UN must stop Ethiopia on dam fill: AP

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 11:50 GMT

Egypt wants the United Nations Security Council to “undertake its responsibilities” and prevent Ethiopia from starting to fill its massive, newly built hydroelectric dam on the Nile River next month amid a breakdown in negotiations, Egyptian Foreign Minis

Egypt refers GERD issue to UN Security Council

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 10:11 GMT

Egypt called Friday the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), to intervene in the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam crisis

Iraq: We'll go to UN if Israel has attacked our military posts

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 - 11:02 GMT

Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed al Hakim stressed that Iraq would take legal action at the United Nations if it finds out that Israel was involved in targeting its military posts, according to Al Sumaria news channel.

UN Security council fails to adopt Russian resolution on Syria

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 05:43 GMT

The United Nations Security Council failed to adopted a Russian-drafted resolution on Saturday that would have condemned "the aggression against Syria

Mahiga praises Egypt’s role in UN, says Tanzania aware of Nile importance

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 - 12:58 GMT

Tanzanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Augustine Mahiga thanked Egypt for its efforts and role in UNSC.

Kuwait to lead Arab Group at UNSC starting from Monday

Mon, 01 Jan 2018 - 01:15 GMT

After a 40-year absence, Kuwait commences its non-permanent membership seat at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) starting from Monday.

Arab FMs call on UNSC to recognize US decision as contradictory to international law

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 - 03:44 GMT

Arab foreign ministers called on UNSC to issue a resolution confirming that the U.S.’ decision contradicts internationally legitimate resolutions.

U.S. requests U.N. Security Council meet on N.Korea missile launch

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 03:10 GMT

The US and Japan have requested that the UN Security Council meet on Wednesday to discuss North Korea's latest missile launch, diplomats said on Tuesday.

UN chief, Security Council denounce Arish attack

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 09:18 GMT

Guterres and the UN Security Council in a statement that they “condemn in the strongest terms the attack on Rawdah Mosque of Bir Al-Abed city in North Sinai.

UNSC strongly condemns terrorist attack in Egypt

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 11:54 GMT

The United Nations Security Council condemned the terrorist attack in Egypt and expressed its deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims.

U.N. bans four ships over N.Korea coal, U.S. delays four more

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 11:40 GMT

The UN Security Council has banned four ships from ports globally for carrying coal from N. Korea, but the US postponed four others pending further investigation.

Syria accuses us-led coalition of targeting residential areas

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 11:14 GMT

Syrian FM delivered letters to the UN Security Council accusing the US- led coalition of constantly conducting repeated attacks against Syrian residential areas.