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 New York/New Delhi, Mar 13: China on Wednesday  blocked for the fourth time a move to designate as global terrorist Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed's chief Masood Azhar at the UN Security Council (UNSC) by placing the proposal on "technical hold", evoking strong disappointment by India which vowed to work to bring to book the perpetrators of the recent terror attack in Kashmir's Pulwama in which 40 soldiers were killed.  more
Pakistan: UN Security Council condemns ‘heinous and cowardly’ terrorist attacks

New York, The United Nations Security Council has condemned “in the strongest terms” Friday’s terrorist attacks in Pakistan’s Karachi city and in the north-western ...

Security Council to consider set of elements in peacekeeping reviews

New York, Dec 22(Just Earth News): The United Nations Security Council on Thursday expressed its intention to consider a set of elements when reviewing mandates and configuration of peace ...

Security Council calls for efforts to ensure stability in Lebanon

New York, Dec 20(Just Earth News): Welcoming the return of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to Lebanon and his decision to continue his term, the United Nations Security Council highlighted the ...

UN Security Council holds special meeting on Middle East

New York, Dec 8(Just Earth News): The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, is briefing the Security Council on Friday on the situation ...

Genuine change in Gaza could help restore confidence in peace process, UN envoy tells Security Council

New York, Nov 20(Just Earth News): Noting that with the signing last month of the Cairo agreement, Palestinians have set out on a path towards reconciliation, a senior United Nations offi ...

Security Council re-authorizes EU-led force in Bosnia and Herzegovina

New York, Nov 8(Just Earth News): The Security Council on Tuesday extended the authorization of the European Union-led multinational stabilization force in Bosnia and Herzegovina for an addi ...

Fresh round of intra-Syrian talks set for 28 November, UN mediator tells Security Council

New York, Oct 27(Just Earth News): Announcing that he will convene the eighth round of intra-Syrian talks on 28 November in Geneva, the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria on Thursday urg ...

UN sanctions 'formidable instrument for global peace and security,' Security Council told

New York, Aug 4(Just Earth News): United Nations Security Council sanctions are “a formidable instrument for global peace and security,” a senior UN political official said on Thursday, ...

Adopting new resolution, UN Security Council moves to thwart terrorists' access to weapons

New York, Aug 3(Just Earth News): The United Nations Security Council today unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at preventing terrorists from acquiring weapons, particularly small arms an ...