9 August 2013
Security Council

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Security Council 751 and 1907 Committee on Somalia and Eritrea

Deeply Concerned by Continuing Trade in Somali Charcoal


The Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning Somalia and Eritrea is deeply concerned by the continuing trade in Somali charcoal as reported by the Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea (document S/2013/413).

Recalling paragraph 22 of Security Council resolution 2036 (2012) and paragraph 18 of resolution 2111 (2013), the Committee encourages all Member States importing charcoal from Somalia to immediately take the necessary measures to prevent the direct or indirect import of charcoal from Somalia.

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