The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) will hold emergency discussions on Mali Wednesday, a day after an apparent military coup in the crisis-torn West African country, Channels Television reported.
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.
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.
Since Ethiopia unilaterally commenced the construction of this dam, our negotiations have included numerous trilateral and bilateral summit meetings between the leaders of our three countries, Shourky says.
Egypt referred this issue to the UN to avoid any escalation that could be caused by unilateral actions, said Sameh Shoukry at the UNSC meeting on the GERD.
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.
“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.
After a decade of discussing technical and legal issues of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, Egypt seemingly found it is time to take further steps, in a bid to bring Ethiopia back on negotiations track or at least stop it from filling the dam next mon
Aboul Gheit stressed during his statement that the annex "will destroy any prospect for peace in the future."
The potential positive effects of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Sudan can turn into risks if no agreement on filling and operating the dam was reached, Minister of Water Resources Yasser Abbas said Tuesday.
The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs requested the UN Security Council (UNSC) to call on all parties engaged in the Ethiopian dam talks to refrain from unilateral measures.
Egypt discussed the necessity of Ethiopia's positive engagement in order to settle this file in a just and balanced way for the three concerned parties.
The committee said the Turkish escalation in Libya is deemed an invasion and a violation of UN resolutions on the sovereignty of member states.
Under the Iran nuclear deal, which the US pulled out of last year, a UN ban on weapons sales to Tehran will end in October 2020.
Egypt voiced its deep concern over the increasing number of cases of physical abuse against children, which reached more than 24,000 cases during 2018.
Karama accused Salamé of seeking a "failed" political agreement in Ghadames and aiming at empowering terrorist groups in the capital.
"From our point of view, we have made real progress on the formation of the [Syrian] constitutional committee," Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin said.
Iran's missile program is destabilizing the Middle East and raising the risk of a "regional arms race."
Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon said Iran has clearly and blatantly ignored the call by the international community to cease this type of activity that violates Security Council Resolution 2231
The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women will take place on November 25, 2018.