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France, UK Request UNSC Meeting Over Iran’s Missiles Tests – Source

The missions of France and the United Kingdom to the United Nations have requested closed UN Security Council consultations to be held on Tuesday to discuss Iran’s nuclear tests, a diplomatic source told Sputnik.

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UK to urge Security Council action over Yemen

Britain on Monday announced it was urging UN Security Council to act over the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, saying there now “appears to be a window” for a peace deal.

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Trump To Chair UN Council Meeting on Iran

Donald Trump will chair a UN security council meeting on Iran this month to spotlight its “violations of international law” during the annual gathering of world leaders in New York, according to the US ambassador, Nikki Haley.

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Outgoing UN Human Rights Chief Warns UN Could Collapse

The outgoing United Nations’ human rights chief says the power held by the five permanent members of the Security Council could cause the U.N. to “collapse.”

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UN Security Council urges Myanmar to ease Rohingyas’ safe return

The United Nations Security Council on Monday urged Myanmar to step up efforts for Rohingya refugees to return to the country safely and voluntarily.

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Aided by Russia, North Korea evades UN sanctions and cheats vessels supplying petroleum

China and Russia on July 19 delayed a US bid to the 15-member United Nations Security Council to halt refined petroleum exports to North Korea, asking for more detail on a US accusation that Pyongyang breached sanctions, Reuters reported.

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UN Security Council set to discuss Gaza after a deadly day

The U.N. Security Council plans to meet Tuesday to discuss violence along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, following the deadliest day there since a 2014 war.

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Two-thirds of U.N. Security Council upset by non-implementation of Mideast resolution

Two-thirds of the United Nations Security Council expressed “profound concern” on Monday that a 2016 resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlement building on land that Palestinians want for an independent state was not being implemented.

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Israel pulls out of UN Security Council seat race

Israel has pulled out of a race for a seat on the UN Security Council after being locked in a three-way contest with Germany and Belgium for two seats on the powerful body starting in January.

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Iran reacts to the American plans to attack Syria over chemical allegations

After the United Nations Security Council failed at its latest session last night to agree on a measure for probing the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria, the possibility of a US strike to Syria is looming. Russia warns that it will retaliate if its interests is targeted in the American strike.

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Compromise resolution on Syrian crisis settlement drafted by Russia rejected by UN Security Council

A compromise draft resolution, prepared by Sweden and supported by Russia, on the purported chemical attack in Syria’s Douma was turned down by the UN Security Council , reports TASS.

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UNSC Fails to Reach Deal on Syria: US Possible Strike Looming

The United States and Russia presented separate draft resolutions on investigating the alleged chemical attack in Syria to the UN Security Council – but both resolutions were vetoed.

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U.N. to hold dual meetings about alleged chemical attack in Syria

The U.N. Security Council is set to hold two emergency meetings Monday about Syria following the apparent deadly chemical weapons attack Saturday: One meeting was called by the U.S. and eight other members of the Council to hold those accountable and to demand an investigation and access to victims; the second meeting was called by Russia on threats to international peace and security, presumably to set a course to deflect international condemnation.

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Russia calls UN security council meeting over nerve agent attack

Russia’s UN ambassador has requested the United Nations Security Council convene a special meeting for Thursday afternoon amid an ongoing diplomatic feud with the UK that began in an English country town and has spread to include London’s allies around the world.

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Iranian officials hit back at the British effort to target Iran in the United Nations

After the Western members of United Nations Security Council failed to pass a resolution condemning Iran for what’s going on in Yemen, Iranian officials are hitting back at the west, demanding an end to the US and European countries’ support for Saudi Arabia in its invasion to Yemen.

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