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MIL-OSI Video: Yemenis facing ‘acute food insecurity’ – Security Council Briefing

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Source: United Nations (Video News) [embedded content] Briefing by Mr. Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA), on the situation in the Middle East during the 8424th meeting of the Security Council. UN humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock briefed the Security Council on the humanitarian crisis that he witnessed first-hand in Yemen. […]

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MIL-OSI Video: UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen – Security Council briefing

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Geopolitics, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Video, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, United Nations Video News, Video Statements, Video Statements  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Video: UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen – Security Council briefing

Source: United Nations (Video News) [embedded content] Briefing by Mr. Martin Griffith, Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen, on the situation in the Middle East [via video conference] during the 8424th meeting of the Security Council. UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths told the Security Council today (14 Dec) that the agreement reached […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Peacekeeping chief honours Tanzanian troops in Zanzibar, a year on from deadly DR Congo attacks

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Source: United Nations A year on from the brutal killings of 15 United Nations peacekeepers from Tanzania in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the head of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) paid a visit to some of the victims’ families on Friday, to honour the memory of the soldiers who died in what was the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Swift Action Key to Implementing New Accords, Special Envoy for Yemen, Emergency Relief Coordinator Stress in Briefing Security Council

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Countries & Territories/Yemen, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Swift Action Key to Implementing New Accords, Special Envoy for Yemen, Emergency Relief Coordinator Stress in Briefing Security Council

Source: United Nations 4 Officials Highlight Demilitarization of Ports, Prisoner Exchange, Airport Re-opening as Vital to Relieving Dire Humanitarian Situation Reporting on the newly reached agreement to demilitarize ports in Yemen, United Nations officials urged the Security Council today to take swift action to ensure full implementation of the accord in order to relieve the dire […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Preparing Africa for ravages of climate change ‘cannot be an afterthought’ – COP24

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, English, Environment, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Preparing Africa for ravages of climate change ‘cannot be an afterthought’ – COP24

Source: United Nations 2 Africa is at a “tipping point” as global warming increases, and urgent action needs to be taken across the continent now, to mitigate risks and safeguard a decade of social and economic gains, according to a new report launched on Thursday by the United Nations Development Agency (UNDP) at the COP24 […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council welcomes Yemen breakthrough, but lasting peace remains a ‘daunting task’

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Global Bodies, Imports, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council welcomes Yemen breakthrough, but lasting peace remains a ‘daunting task’

Source: United Nations Senior UN officials briefed the Security Council on the details of a UN-brokered ceasefire in Yemen on Friday in and around the key port city of Hudaydah, which is expected to restore a humanitarian lifeline to millions across the country, and kickstart imports of commercial goods. Joining the Council via a live […]

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MIL-OSI Video: Refugee and migrant response plan for Venezuela & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 December 2018)

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Geopolitics, Global Bodies, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Video, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, United Nations Video News, Video Statements, Video Statements  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Video: Refugee and migrant response plan for Venezuela & other topics – Daily Briefing (14 December 2018)

Source: United Nations (Video News) [embedded content] Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General. Daily Press Briefing: – SG Travels – Yemen – Syria – Syria Humanitarian – Tanzania – Democratic Republic of the Congo – Libya – Venezuela – Press Encounter Monday Full Highlights: https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/noon-briefing-highlight?date%5Bvalue%5D%5Bdate%5D=14%20December%202018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGQn5vHBRu0 MIL OSI Video –

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MIL-OSI United Nations: UN investigates systematic sexual violence across South Sudan

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Source: United Nations 4 Widespread and systematic sexual violence across South Sudan, just a few months after the country’s top two politicians signed a renewed commitment to peace, was at the top of the UN Commission on Human Rights in the country’s agenda on Friday, as members ended their first fact-finding mission. The three-person team […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Spells Out Tools for Combating Foreign Terrorist Fighters in Message to Counter-Terrorism Committee

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Source: United Nations MIL OSI Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the Counter-Terrorism Committee special meeting on “Security Council resolution 2396 (2017):  Review of the Madrid Guiding Principles”, in New York today: The Madrid Guiding Principles were adopted three years ago to help Member States stem the flow of foreign […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: DR Congo elections: ‘Excessive use of force’ in campaign must be avoided, says Bachelet

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Source: United Nations Deadly pre-election violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) sparked by police reportedly firing live ammunition at opposition supporters, has been condemned by the UN’s top rights official, Michelle Bachelet. Issued on Friday, the warning by the High Commissioner for Human Rights comes ahead of presidential elections due to take […]

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