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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council: Situation in the Middle East

By   /  July 25, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Banking and Finance, China, Crime, Defence, Defense, Education, English, Exploration, Exports, Fiscal Updates, Global Bodies, gun control, Health, Human Rights, Imports, Intelligence, International Criminal Court, International Law, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Justice, law, Lebanon, Legal, Libya, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Mining, NATO, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Peoples Republic Of China, Regions/Middle East, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Russia, Security, Syria Conflict, Terrorism, Trade, Turkish Government, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations, United States of America, United States Security  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council: Situation in the Middle East

Source: United Nations 4 Note: A complete summary of today’s meeting will be available after its conclusion. Briefing NICKOLAY MLADENOV, Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, briefed the Council via videoconference from Jerusalem, saying tensions between Syria and Israel continue to rise.  Last Saturday, it took intensive preventative diplomacy by the United Nations […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Calling on All Parties to Stop Violent Escalation in Gaza, Secretary-General Urges Engagement with United Nations towards ‘a Way Out of This Dangerous Situation’

By   /  July 24, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Israel, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, NATO, Open Source Intel, Regions/Middle East, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Calling on All Parties to Stop Violent Escalation in Gaza, Secretary-General Urges Engagement with United Nations towards ‘a Way Out of This Dangerous Situation’

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres: I am gravely concerned over the dangerous escalation of violence in Gaza and southern Israel.  I deeply regret the loss of life.  It is imperative that all sides urgently step back from the brink of another devastating […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Stressing Obligation to Respect Disengagement Agreement, Security Council Renews Mandate of Force Monitoring Separation Area between Israel, Syria

By   /  June 30, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Culture, English, Environment, Global Bodies, Iraq, Israel, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Police, Regions/Middle East, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Syria Conflict, Technology, Theme/Peacekeeping, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Stressing Obligation to Respect Disengagement Agreement, Security Council Renews Mandate of Force Monitoring Separation Area between Israel, Syria

Source: United Nations MIL OSI The Security Council today renewed the mandate of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) for six months until 31 December, adding that there should be no military activity of any kind in the area of separation between Israel and Syria, including Syrian military operations and those conducted by armed opposition […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: At Opening of International Conference on Question of Jerusalem, Speakers Say City Should Remain Final-Status Issue, International Law Protecting It Must Be Upheld

By   /  June 28, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Crime, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Israel, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Regions/Middle East, Theme/Palestinian issues, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Committee on the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: At Opening of International Conference on Question of Jerusalem, Speakers Say City Should Remain Final-Status Issue, International Law Protecting It Must Be Upheld

Source: United Nations 4 RABAT, Morocco, 26-27 June (United Nations Information Centre) —  The fifth International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem opened in Rabat, Morocco, on 26 June with a call by King Mohamed VI of Morocco and Chairman of the Al-Quds Committee for a greater rallying of diplomatic efforts to secure binding international resolutions […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Religious Conflicts Normally Product of Political or Geostrategic Manipulation, Proxies for Other Antagonisms, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Crime, Culture, Education, English, Environment, Exploration, Fisheries, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Libya, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Mining, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Regions/Africa, Regions/Middle East, Russia, Syria Conflict, Terrorism, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Religious Conflicts Normally Product of Political or Geostrategic Manipulation, Proxies for Other Antagonisms, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Source: United Nations 4 Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council on the maintenance of international peace and security:  comprehensive review of the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, in New York today: I thank the Russian Federation Presidency for convening this debate at a crucial juncture for the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Palestinian Rights Committee to Convene International Conference on Question of Jerusalem in Rabat, Morocco, 26-28 June

By   /  June 23, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Regions/Middle East, Theme/Palestinian issues, Type of Document/Press Release/Background Release, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Committee on the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Palestinian Rights Committee to Convene International Conference on Question of Jerusalem in Rabat, Morocco, 26-28 June

Source: United Nations MIL OSI The Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, a subsidiary organ of the General Assembly, will convene, with the support of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem from 26 to 28 June in Rabat, Morocco. The Conference theme is “The […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Briefing Security Council on Resolution 2334 (2016), Special Coordinator Urges Reversing Negative Trends in Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Banking and Finance, English, Global Bodies, International Law, Israel, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, NATO, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Regions/Middle East, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Briefing Security Council on Resolution 2334 (2016), Special Coordinator Urges Reversing Negative Trends in Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

Source: United Nations 4 Given the iconic nature of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the interconnected nature of disputes throughout the region, creating the conditions for the parties to return to meaningful bilateral negotiations remained critical, the Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process told the Security Council today. Providing the Secretary-General’s first written report […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts Resolution on Protecting Palestinian Civilians Following Rejection of United States Amendment to Condemn Hamas Rocket Fire

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Crime, Cuba, English, Environment, European Union, Global Bodies, gun control, Human Rights, Iceland, International Law, Iran, Israel, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Myanmar, New Zealand, Norway, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Regions/Middle East, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Switzerland, Syria Conflict, Terrorism, Trade, Turkish Government, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/General Assembly/Plenary, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: General Assembly Adopts Resolution on Protecting Palestinian Civilians Following Rejection of United States Amendment to Condemn Hamas Rocket Fire

Source: United Nations 4 ‘We Cannot Remain Silent’ in Face of Recent Gaza Violence, Palestine Observer Says In an emergency meeting, the General Assembly today adopted a resolution deploring the use of excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate force by Israeli forces against Palestinian civilians in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and particularly the Gaza […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Amid Middle East Violence, Security Council Fails to Adopt Competing Resolutions on Israeli Force, Hamas Role in Conflict

By   /  June 2, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, China, Crime, Defence, Defense, English, Fisheries, France, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Intelligence, International Law, Israel, Justice, law, Lebanon, Legal, Media Intelligence, Middle East, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Palestine, Peoples Republic Of China, Regions/Middle East, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Russia, Security, Sweden, Syria Conflict, Terrorism, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America, United States Security  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Amid Middle East Violence, Security Council Fails to Adopt Competing Resolutions on Israeli Force, Hamas Role in Conflict

Source: United Nations 4 United States Lone Veto, Only Vote on Respective Texts The Security Council today failed to adopt two competing draft resolutions on the recent spate of violence in the Middle East — put forward by the delegations of the United States and Kuwait on behalf of the Arab Group, respectively — capping […]

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