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Nebenzya: Russia to send food and medicine to Afghanistan soon

Nebenzya: Russia to send food and medicine to Afghanistan soon

Russia is going to deliver food, medicine and essential goods to Afghanistan in the near future, Permanent Representative of Russia to the UN Vasily Nebenzya stated at a meeting of the UN Security Council. The Russian envoy emphasized …

UNSC passes resolution on Afghanistan, Russia abstains

UNSC passes resolution on Afghanistan, Russia abstains

The United Nations Security Council on Monday passed a resolution on Afghanistan calling on the Taliban (outlawed in Russia) to ensure unimpeded evacuation of Afghans and foreign nationals. The resolution was supported by 13 Security …

UN Human Rights Council to hold special session on Afghanistan

UN Human Rights Council to hold special session on Afghanistan

The UN Human Rights Council will hold a special session on Afghanistan on August 24, its press service said on Tuesday. The session is convened at the request of Afghanistan and Pakistan, coordinator of the Organization of Islamic …

Afghanistan asks UN to convene Security Council’s meeting

Afghanistan asks UN to convene Security Council’s meeting

The chairman of Afghanistan’s High Council for National Reconciliation, Abdullah Abdullah, has asked the United Nations to call an urgent session of the Security Council to discuss the situation in the country. "The …

Russia, U.S. and China call for Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire

Russia, U.S. and China call for Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire

UN Security Council's open debate on the tensions between Israel and Palestine amid the former's attacks in Gaza ended with no concrete outcome on Sunday. Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin took the floor, …

UN Security Council meets on Israel but U.S. blocks statement

UN Security Council meets on Israel but U.S. blocks statement

The UN Security Council held another emergency meeting Wednesday on worsening hostilities between Israel and Palestinians, again without agreeing on a joint statement due to opposition from the United States, Israel's key ally, according to …

Over 1,000 rockets already fired at Israel from Gaza

Over 1,000 rockets already fired at Israel from Gaza

More than 1,000 rockets have been fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip since the beginning of escalation, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Wednesday. "Some 850 rockets have crossed the Israeli border and 200 landed in the …

North Korea fires two ground-based ballistic missiles

North Korea fires two ground-based ballistic missiles

North Korea launched two ballistic missiles that fell outside Japan's exclusive economic zone on Thursday, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said. According to him, North Korea launched two ballistic missiles some time ago, …

Iran's UN envoy: Syrian crisis has no military solution

Iran's UN envoy: Syrian crisis has no military solution

Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi said the Syrian crisis has no military solution and must therefore be settled peacefully and in full conformity with international law, …

U.S. reverses Trump claim on UN sanctions on Iran

U.S. reverses Trump claim on UN sanctions on Iran

The Biden administration rescinded former president Donald Trump’s restoration of U.N. sanctions on Iran, an announcement that could help Washington move toward rejoining the 2015 nuclear agreement aimed at reining in the Islamic …

Russia briefs UN Security Council on Karabakh deal

Russia briefs UN Security Council on Karabakh deal

In closed consultations, Russia informed the members of the UN Security Council about the agreements between Armenia and Azerbaijan on the cessation of hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh, a source in the organization told TASS, Trend reports. …

UN Security Council holds closed-door meeting on Karabakh

UN Security Council holds closed-door meeting on Karabakh

The UN Security Council discussed the need to ensure verification of a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh, Russian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya told reporters on Monday after a closed-door meeting on the disputed …