Sudan

Briefing To The Security Council By M. Staffan De Mistura, Special Envoy Of The Secretary-General On Syria

19 March 2018 Mr President and Dear Karel, 1. I am joining you by VTC from Brussels because I had very minor eye surgery on my right eye which had been affected in many missions in Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Sudan, and it was useful to do ...Read More

Adopting Resolution 2406 (2018), Security Council Renews South Sudan Mission Mandate, Signalling Intention To Consider New Arms Embargo

The Security Council today extended the mandate of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) until 15 March 2019, demanding that parties end the fighting and signalling its intention to consider all measures, including an arms emba...Read More

Security Council Committee Concerning Sudan Amends Three Entries On Its Sanctions List

On 14 March 2018, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1591 (2005) concerning the Sudan enacted the amendments specified with strikethrough and underline in the entries below on its Sanctions List of individuals...Read More

Briefing Security Council On Mission In South Sudan, Assistant Secretary-General Voices Concern Over Politicization Of Civilian Protection Sites

Briefing the Security Council today on the outcome of a recently completed review of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), officials voiced concern over such challenges as the politicization of the peacekeeping operation’s pro...Read More

COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES EXAMINES REPORT OF SUDAN

22 February 2018 The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities today concluded its consideration of the initial report of Sudan on its implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Presenting the re...Read More

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO HOLD ITS THIRTY-SEVENTH REGULAR SESSION FROM 26 FEBRUARY TO 23 MARCH 2018

21 February 2018 The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold its thirty-seventh regular session from 26 February to 23 March 2018 in the Human Rights and Alliance of Civilizations Room at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The session ...Read More

Security Council Extends Mandate Of Expert Panel Monitoring Sanctions Regime In Sudan, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2400 (2018)

The Security Council, acting unanimously under Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter, today adopted a resolution extending for 13 months the mandate of the Panel of Experts appointed to monitor the arms embargo, travel ban and asset fre...Read More

Secretary-General Hails Efforts By Intergovernmental Authority For Development To Achieve Peace In South Sudan, Urges National Leaders To Assume Responsibility

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the consultative meeting on South Sudan, with the United Nations, Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD) and African Union, in Addis Ababa today:

Cessation Of Hostilities Agreement Violations Persist In South Sudan, Under-Secretary-General Tells Security Council

The Security Council met today to discuss the situation in South Sudan, with members pointing out that while progress had been made with the signing of a cessation of hostilities agreement, there had already been setbacks, and the ceasefire...Read More

Joint Statement On Situation In South Sudan By Chairperson Of African Union Commission, United Nations Secretary-General

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, strongly condemn the recent violations of the 21 December 2017 Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities, P...Read More

Security Council Committee Concerning Sudan Considers Final Report Of Panel Of Experts

On 28 December 2017, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1591 (2005) concerning the Sudan held informal consultations to consider the final report of the Panel of Experts, submitted in accordance with paragraph...Read More

UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CALL FOR PERPETRATORS OF WIDESPREAD HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS TO BE BROUGHT TO JUSTICE IN SOUTH SUDAN

22 December 2017 JUBA/ADDIS ABABA (Issued as received) – Four years following the start of the current conflict in South Sudan, gross human rights violations continue to be committed in a widespread way by all parties to the conflict, in wh...Read More

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