14 results for ["INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW"]
21:41

Informal comments to the media by Munir Akram, Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, following Security Council consultations on Afghanistan.

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41:20

Is it possible to preserve humanity in warfare? For centuries international law has attempted to do so. International humanitarian law (or the law of war as it is sometimes known) addresses such issues as the protection of the wounded, medical personnel, civilians and prisoners of war, as well as the prohibition of unnecessarily cruel or indiscriminate weaponry. In this lecture, Judge Christopher Greenwood, offers a brief introduction to humanitarian law and its place in the international legal system.

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06:06

Barbara Woodward, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom, addresses the media following the Security Council consultations.

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41:45
Press Conferences

The situation in Afghanistan- Press Conference

01 Sep 2021

Ramiz Alakbarov, Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Afghanistan, briefs the media on the situation in Afghanistan.

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3:27:04

Central African Republic seeing spikes in rights violations, attacks on aid workers, Special Representative tells Security Council, calling for support.

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1:29:49

Second United Nations High-Level Conference of Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies of Member States on countering and preventing terrorism in the age of transformative technologies with the overall theme of “Countering and Preventing Terrorism in the Age of Transformative Technologies: Addressing the Challenges of the New Decade.”

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2:16:34

Security Council renews mandate of United Nations Disengagement Observer Force for six months, renews sanctions on Democratic Republic of the Congo, sets 5 November as election date to fill International Court of Justice vacancy, renews mandate of Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali. Senior peacekeeping official warns Security Council of chronic divisive rhetoric, genocide denial in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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4:19:28

Amid spiking humanitarian needs, Security Council must use all available tools to reverse ‘relentless wave of attacks’ on aid workers, experts stress.

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2:56:27

Issuing presidential statement, Security Council expresses grave concern over dire situation in West Africa, Sahel, Gulf of Guinea.

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3:02:07

Escalating conflict, deepening economic crisis in Syria pushing humanitarian needs to highest levels since start of conflict, senior officials tell Security Council.

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