3 - Open debate on Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: Contemporary Drivers of Conflict and Insecurity (S// 64). e Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and e Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves, will chair e meeting, which will be held by videoconference. Apr , · Guterres spoke by video conference at e meeting on COVID-19’s impact on e council’s mandate, which is e preservation of international peace and security. While e meeting was closed, e U.N. spokesman released Guterres’ briefing, and a number of ambassadors released eir re ks to e media. Mon ly Highlights of Security Council Practice Print * ember counts do not include meeting 8649 (open debate on Women, peace and security) at started in ober, except for e number. e Security Council today extended e mandate of e United Nations Verification Mission in Colombia and related reporting requirements until 25 2021. 15 SC/14301. e Security Council ided to extend e mandate of e United Nations peace operation in Western Sahara for one year today, wi e voting results announced by videoconference, in accordance. UN Web TV is available 24 hours a day wi selected LIVE programming of United Nations meetings and events as well as wi pre-recorded video features and documentaries on various global issues. Security Council Meeting Records: View full list: 22 ober S/PV.8772: is was a briefing on Sudan/Sou Sudan. 19 ober S/PV.8771: is was a briefing on e latest Secretary-General’s report (S//994) on MINUSCA. 15 ober S/PV.8768: At is meeting e Council adopted resolution 2547 (), renewing BINUH for one year. Under e Charter of e United Nations, all Member States are obligated to comply wi Council isions. e Security Council takes e lead in determining e existence of a reat to e peace. 23, · President Barack Obama attends a meeting wi heads of state of countries contributing troops to United Nations Peacekeeping at e U.N. Headquarters in New . Briefing e Security Council during a videoconference meeting today, e senior United Nations official in Colombia took stock of strides and challenges in implementing e country’s Peace. e Security Council meet in formal or informal meetings. Formal meetings. Formal meetings are chaired by e President of e Security Council. e Presidency of e Council rotates mon ly, according to e English alphabetical listing of its member States. Formal meetings have been numbered consecutively since 1946 and be open or closed. UNITED NATIONS: e UN Security Council will hold a closed video-teleconferencing session on ursday to discuss e COVID19 situation, e first time e world body's top organ is holding a meeting on e raging coronavirus pandemic at has killed more an 88,500 people globally and infected over 1.5 million o ers. Council President for e mon of April, e Dominican Republic has. 30, · About Security Council Report Past Publications. Home Contact Resources. e UN Security Council Handbook. A User's Guide to Practice and Procedure. Women, Peace and Security: e Agenda at 20. is is e six research report dedicated to e women, peace and security agenda. Insights on e work of e UN Security Council. 24, · e US ambassador to e United Nations, Kelly Craft, voiced anger at e tone of e session, which was presided over by Niger's president, Issoufou Mahamadou. You . e UN Web TV Channel is available 24 hours a day wi selected live programming of United Nations meetings and events as well as wi pre-recorded video features and documentaries on various global issues. 24 Hour Live and pre-recorded Programming. :00 am United Nations . Apr 07, · e United Nations Security Council will hold a closed session on ursday to discuss e COVID-19 pandemic, e first time e powerful UN organ is holding a meeting on coronavirus at has killed more an 74,000 people and infected over 1.3 million globally. 16, · New Delhi: e United Nations Security Council is scheduled to hold a rare meeting on Kashmir after India revoked special status to J&K. e meeting will take place behind closed doors on Friday, diplomats said. News agency AFP reported at Poland, which currently holds e Security Council's rotating presidency, has listed e matter for discussion at :00 am local time (7:30pm IST). 29, · e Security Council members voiced support for e call by e secretary-general on e sides to immediately stop fighting, de-escalate tensions and return to meaningful negotiations wi out delay, UNSC Chairman Abdou Abarry, representing Niger, said in a statement on Tuesday. Abarry added at e council condemned e use of force and expressed concern about e clashes in e . Claim: Obama Calls UN Security Meeting – US Officials Not InvitedFalse. Daily Press Briefing: Secretary-General/UN Day, Global Education Meeting, Security Council, COVID-19/Africa, COVID-19/Colombia, Rohingya Conference 22 - Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for e Secretary-General. 26, · Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke at a U.N. Security Council meeting on e political situation in Venezuela, where National Assembly President Juan Guaidó had lared himself e nation's. Pakistan's ambassador to e United Nations Maleeha Lodhi addressing a media briefing following e meeting of e United Nations Security Council to discuss e situation in Kashmir on Friday. 24, · German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas (centre) speaks at a UN Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters in New York February 26, . — AFP pic. NEW YORK, t 24 — A flurry of world leaders have appealed again to e United Nations to reform e Security Council, reviving a bid launched 15 years ago. e United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at e United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for e Security Council to meet over China's plan to . 16, · Meanwhile, e United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is set to hold a closed-door meeting on India's ision to revoke Article 370, which granted special status to J&K, after Pakistan wrote a letter to e UN seeking e world body's intervention. Watch e Burning Question for more. , · e U.N. Security Council holds a closed-door meeting on Syria today, after Turkey launched a military offensive against Kurdish fighters in e country’s nor east. e meeting. 16, · UN Security Council has its first meeting on Kashmir in ades and fails to agree on a statement By Richard Ro , CNN Updated 2249 GMT (0649 HKT) ust 16, . 23, · Jerusalem (AFP) Russian President Vladimir Putin called ursday for a summit of leaders of e five permanent members of e UN Security Council, to defend peace in . 15, · e United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is likely to hold a closed-door meeting on Friday to discuss India's ision to revoke e special status of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). 02, · UNITED NATIONS: Elections for five non-permanent members of e UN Security Council will be held on e 17, according to e world body's provisional programme. e programme was released on Monday as France took over e Presidency of e 15-nation Council . 30, · e United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched a campaign for a seat on e United Nations Security Council. e UAE announced e effort on Tuesday to obtain a nonpermanent seat for e 2022-2023 term. e Gulf country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs said e UAE, given its experience and leadership in e region, can play a key role in helping. 23, · In Hindsight: e Security Council and Cyber reats. e world’s first electronic computer, ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer), was completed in 1945, e year e United Nations was created. ENIAC’s applications were military: it was financed by e US Army. LIVE Security Council Open debate on e importance of upholding e UN Charter for e maintenance of international peace & security. To watch e meeting L. 25, · China on ursday lashed out at e United States at a high-level UN meeting over its criticism on e coronavirus, wi its envoy laring, Enough is enough Two days after President Donald Trump used his annual address to e General Assembly to attack China's record, its ambassador to e United Nations, Zhang , strongly criticized e US role in global affairs. 17, · U.S. Ambassador to e United Nations Nikki Haley (center) addresses e U.N. Security Council during a meeting at e United Nations in New York on . 26, . Don Emmert/AFP via Getty Images. 28, · e UN Security Council holds a meeting on e Middle East, including e Palestinian question, in is Wednesday, . 20, file photo, at United Nations headquarters. e coronavirus at has claimed nearly 1 million lives has underscored e failure of e United Nations to bring countries toge er to defeat it. 26, · FILE - e United Nations Security Council Chamber in New York – Flickr/Patrick Gruban CAIRO – 26 e : e Presidency of e United Nations Security Council, held by France is mon, said an open session on Grand E iopian Renaissance Dam issue will take place on Monday, e 29, Sky News reported. 16, · United Nations: e UN Security Council will meet here on Friday to discuss India revoking e special status of Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan wrote a . 20, · Negotiations remain e only way to overcome e ongoing political deadlock in Venezuela, especially given e potentially far-reaching impact of e COVID-19 pandemic, a senior UN official told e Security Council on Wednesday. 24, · A closed-door meeting of e United Nations Security Council Monday afternoon on e recent attacks on oil tankers and a U.S. drone ended wi out a condemnation of Iran. 06, · Planning for a drawdown of e UN peacekeeping mission in e Democratic Republic of e Congo (DRC) is well underway, but much work still remains to be done to put e country firmly on e pa to long-term stability and sustainable development, e Security Council heard today. e United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of e six principal organs of e United Nations (UN), charged wi ensuring international peace and security, recommending e admission of new UN members to e General Assembly, and approving any changes to e UN Charter. Its powers include establishing peacekeeping operations, enacting international sanctions, and au orizing military action. UNITED NATIONS—Diplomats clashed over e crisis in Venezuela during an emergency meeting Saturday of e United Nations Security Council, exchanging . 12, · UNITED NATIONS — e U.N. Security Council remains at odds over e way e U.N. peacekeeping mission in sou ern Lebanon operates on e ground, wi e United . 30, · Members of e United Nations Security Council criticized bo Iran and e United States for escalating e conflict. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo last week. On Tuesday, he asked e United. 28, · e Israeli and U.S. envoys to e United Nations is week called on e Security Council to refrain from shrinking away from e recent U.S.-brokered normalization deals between Israel and ree Arab nations, and urged e global body to . , · e United Nations Security Council has expressed deep concern over developments following Turkey’s ision to open e Varosha beach, calling on Ankara to reverse e ision announced on ober 6 to partially open e Cypriot ghost town. In his statement, e President of e Security.