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31 December 2017
SC/13151-L/3274

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Koro Bessho (Japan):

22 December 2017
SG/SM/18837-L/3273

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres:

21 December 2017
SG/SM/18834-L/3272

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the closing ceremony for the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, at The Hague today:

4 December 2017
SG/SM/18808-L/3271

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, in New York today:

4 October 2017
DSG/SM/1099-GA/L/3544

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks to the Sixth Committee (Legal) debate on the rule of law, in New York today:

1 March 2017
L/3270

Concluding its annual session today, the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on Strengthening the Role of the Organization adopted its 2017 draft report and forwarded its recommendations to the General Assembly.

22 February 2017
L/3269

Speakers in the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization today emphasized the body’s role in interpreting legal provisions related to sanctions use, peaceful dispute settlement — and more broadly — cooperation with regional organizations in working to maintain peace and security.

21 February 2017
L/3268

The Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization opened its 2017 session today with delegates debating questions related to sanctions, working methods and United Nations reform.

16 February 2017
SG/SM/18443-AFR/3532-L/3267

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

28 November 2016
SG/A/1686-BIO/4903-L/3266

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Olufemi Elias of Nigeria as Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, with effect from 1 January 2017. 

23 November 2016
SG/SM/18296-L/3265

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

2 November 2016
SG/SM/18247-AFR/3480-L/3264

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Miguel de Serpa Soares, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, to an event organized by the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization, in New York today:

28 October 2016
SG/SM/18239-SC/12567-L/3263

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the Security Council open debate on cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations in maintaining international peace and security, in New York today:

24 October 2016
SG/SM/18223-AFR/3475-L/3262

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

5 October 2016
DSG/SM/1020-GA/L/3520-L/3261

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s opening remarks for the debate of the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly on agenda item 84:  “Rule of law at the national and international levels”, in New York today:

22 September 2016
SG/SM/18116-L/3259

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Under-Secretary-General Miguel de Serpa Soares, United Nations Legal Counsel, to the annual breakfast meeting of the Informal Ministerial Network on the International Criminal Court, in New York today:

22 August 2016
SG/SM/17994-L/3258

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

14 July 2016
SG/SM/17927-L/3257

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Miguel de Serpa Soares, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and Legal Counsel, to the event marking International Criminal Justice Day, in New York today:

19 April 2016
SG/SM/17685-L/3255

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the inaugural ceremony of the permanent premises of the International Criminal Court, in The Hague today:

22 March 2016
SG/SM/17621-AFR/3351-L/3254

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: