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Tuesday, 20 February 2018 (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Time

Location

Event

10:00 am

Security Council Chamber

Security Council meeting

The situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question

Following the above meeting

Security Council Consultations Room

Security Council consultations (closed)

Middle East
Other matters

10:00 am

Conference Room 3

Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization

10:00 am

Conference Room 2

Seminar on “Humanitarian Negotiation and International Mediation: Building Bridges” (co-organized by the Permanent Mission of Belgium, the Department of Political Affairs, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Centre of Competence in Humanitarian Negotiation)

11:30 am

East Lounge,
1st Floor,
Conference Building

Photo Opportunity: H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Abbas, President, State of Palestine with H.E. Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al Hamad Al Sabah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the State of Kuwait

12:00 pm

Press Briefing Room, S-237

Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

12:30 pm

Press Briefing Room, S-237

Press Briefing by Spokesperson for the President of the General Assembly

3:00 pm

Security Council Chamber

Security Council meeting

The situation concerning Iraq

Seventeenth report of the Secretary-General pursuant to paragraph 4 of Security Council resolution 2107 (2013) (S/2018/40)
Report of the Secretary-General pursuant to resolution 2367 (2017) (S/2018/42)

Following the above meeting

Security Council Consultations Room

Security Council consultations (closed)

UNAMI (S/2018/40) (S/2018/42)
Other matters

3:00 pm

Conference Room 4

Ad Hoc Working Group on the Revitalization of the Work of the General Assembly

1st meeting

Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/736)

5:15 pm

38th Floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Abbas (President, State of Palestine)