UN Security Council

News Roundup 6 June – 12 June

Afghanistan: Taliban Torture Civilians in Panjshir Terrorist groups ‘exploiting power vacuums’, UN chief warns Al-Qaida enjoying a haven in Afghanistan under Taliban, UN warns ‘Great progress’ being made bringing Da’esh/ISIL terrorists to justice, Security Council hears Occupation, discrimination driving Israel-Palestine conflict, recurring violence Commission of Inquiry on the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and …

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News Roundup 14 March – 20 March

UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan Extended for a Year At least 19 people die amid fresh fighting in Sudan’s Darfur region Conflict in Senegal Displaces Thousands WHO head spotlights ‘catastrophic’ humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region Security Council votes to bolster UN priorities in Afghanistan Violence Increases in Northern Mozambique Syrians seek justice for …

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News Roundup 7 March – 13 March

‘We cannot fail the Syrian people’ Guterres declares, marking 11 years of brutal war Fears grow for Syria amid rising violence, deepening humanitarian crisis Gunmen kill at least 62 vigilantes in Nigeria’s Kebbi state South Sudan marks milestone amid stalled progress, spreading violence Military intervention hasn’t stopped Mozambique’s jihadist conflict How Yemeni parents are banding …

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News Roundup 7 February – 13 February

In Iraq’s Sinjar, Yazidi returns crawl to a halt amid fears of Turkish airstrikes Somalia: Calls for justice as four children sentenced to death over involvement with armed groups Ethiopia accused of ‘serious’ human rights abuses in Tigray in landmark case Ethiopia in ‘much better place’ to resolve Tigray conflict: Mohammed UN chief ‘encouraged’ by …

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News Roundup 1 November – 7 November

As Colombia’s Peace Crumbles, Female Guerrillas Wonder What’s Left for Them Despite War Crimes Tribunal, Guerilla Violence Persists in Colombia Myanmar Junta Aims to Wipe Out Armed Resistance in Three Months Ethiopia: Tigrayan forces claim control of major northern towns US calls on Tigray rebel group to ‘halt its advances’ in key northern cities UN …

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News Roundup 25 October – 31 October

Syria: Progress still possible, following ‘disappointment’ over constitutional talks ICC hearing opens for Central African Republic rebel Somalia death toll in fighting between army and former allied group rises to 120 Dozens killed in fighting between Somalia army and former allied group AU mission denies involvement in Somalia fighting ‘Kill them all, don’t spare anyone’: …

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News Roundup 11 October -17 October

Ethiopia launches “staggering” new offensive against rebel Tigray forces, group says ICC hearing opens for Central African Republic Rebel Colombians cling tenaciously to peace gains, Security Council hears Yemen: Dialogue and compromise ‘only way forward’ In a flashpoint South Sudanese town, women peacemakers try to bridge the divide Bashar al-Assad Steps In From the Cold, …

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