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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council Press Statement on Terrorist Attacks in Nangarhar, Afghanistan

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Countries & Territories/Afghanistan, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, International Law, Iraq, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Russia, Terrorism, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council Press Statement on Terrorist Attacks in Nangarhar, Afghanistan

Source: United Nations 4 The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Vassily A. Nebenzia (Russian Federation): The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the two heinous and cowardly terrorist attacks that took place in Nangarhar, Afghanistan, on 16 and 17 June, which resulted in at least 43 people killed […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Says Refugees, Migrants Should Be Treated with Dignity

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, International Law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Refugees, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Says Refugees, Migrants Should Be Treated with Dignity

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: As a matter of principle, the Secretary-General believes that refugees and migrants should always be treated with respect and dignity, and in accordance with existing international law.  Children must not be traumatized by being separated from their […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Controlling, Regulating Small Arms Requires Action Going Beyond National Security Institutions, Secretary-General Tells Programme of Action Review Conference

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Business, Commerce, Defence, English, Global Bodies, Health, Human Rights, Intelligence, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Theme/Disarmament, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Controlling, Regulating Small Arms Requires Action Going Beyond National Security Institutions, Secretary-General Tells Programme of Action Review Conference

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the third United Nations Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects, in New York today: Every year, over half […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Condemns Killing in Nigeria by Suspected Boko Haram Insurgents Targeting Eid al-Fitr Celebrations, Reiterates Support for Fighting Terrorism

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Countries & Territories/Nigeria, English, Global Bodies, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Terrorism, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Condemns Killing in Nigeria by Suspected Boko Haram Insurgents Targeting Eid al-Fitr Celebrations, Reiterates Support for Fighting Terrorism

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General condemns the killing in the Damboa local government area of Borno State, north-eastern Nigeria, on 16 June by suspected Boko Haram insurgents targeting Eid al-Fitr celebrations.  The Secretary-General expresses his condolences to the affected families and […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Welcoming Afghan Government’s Announcement to Unilaterally Extend Ceasefire, Secretary-General Urges Taliban to Heed Call for Peace, Respond in Kind

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Afghanistan, Countries & Territories/Afghanistan, English, Global Bodies, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Welcoming Afghan Government’s Announcement to Unilaterally Extend Ceasefire, Secretary-General Urges Taliban to Heed Call for Peace, Respond in Kind

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General welcomes the Afghan Government’s announcement of the extension of the unilateral ceasefire with the Taliban. The Secretary-General urges the Taliban to heed the call for peace from the Afghan people and also extend the ceasefire. […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Chair of Security Council 2374 Committee Briefs Members on His Visit to Bamako, Mali, 26-27 March

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Countries & Territories/Mali, English, Global Bodies, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Chair of Security Council 2374 Committee Briefs Members on His Visit to Bamako, Mali, 26-27 March

Source: United Nations 4 On 8 June 2018, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2374 (2017) concerning Mali held informal consultations to hear a briefing by the Chair on his visit to Mali, from 26 to 27 March 2018. The visit provided an opportunity for the Committee to engage with the national authorities and to receive briefings on the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Activities of Secretary-General in Canada, 9 June

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Canada, Climate, Climate Change, Countries & Territories/Canada, English, fish, Global Bodies, Health, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Travel, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Activities of Secretary-General in Canada, 9 June

Source: United Nations 4 On Saturday, 9 June, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres travelled to La Malbaie, in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada, to attend the summit of the G7. In the afternoon, he participated in an outreach session on “Healthy, productive and resilient oceans and seas, coasts and communities” with leaders of the G7, several […]

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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: Secretary-General Stresses ‘Standing Up for Human Rights for All’, in 100-Day Countdown to International Peace Day

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Official observances, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Stresses ‘Standing Up for Human Rights for All’, in 100-Day Countdown to International Peace Day

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the 100-day countdown to the International Day of Peace, observed on 21 September: The International Day of Peace, observed every year on 21 September, embodies our shared aspiration to end conflict in all its forms and to safeguard the human rights of all people. […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Much More Can Be Done to Raise Awareness about Plight of People with Albinism, Says Secretary-General, in Message for International Day

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, English, Global Bodies, Human Rights, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Theme/Official observances, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Much More Can Be Done to Raise Awareness about Plight of People with Albinism, Says Secretary-General, in Message for International Day

Source: United Nations 4 Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for International Albinism Awareness Day, observed on 13 June: Albinism is a genetic condition that affects people throughout the world, regardless of race, ethnicity or gender.  Yet, tragically, people with albinism continue to suffer widespread discrimination, stigma and social exclusion.  Very many, including children and […]

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