Press Release

Press Release

28 September 2016
SG/SM/18159-SC/12537

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at a briefing at the Security Council debate on the protection of civilians: health care in armed conflict, today:

27 September 2016
SG/SM/18158

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s statement on the death of Shimon Peres, former President of Israel, today:

27 September 2016
SG/SM/18155

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the signing of the Colombia Peace Agreements, in Cartagena, Colombia today:

27 September 2016
SG/SM/18156-OBV/1665

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message on the International Day of Older Persons, to be observed on 1 October:

27 September 2016
SC/12535

During its informal consultations on 16 September 2016, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2206 (2015) concerning South Sudan was briefed by the Coordinator of the Panel of Experts on South Sudan, in connection with the Panel’s 120-day report, and by Ms. Zainab Hawa Bangura, Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict.

27 September 2016
SG/SM/18157-L/3260

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

26 September 2016
SG/SM/18154-IAEA/1384

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, as delivered by Yury Fedotov, Director General of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), to the sixtieth regular session of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), today:

26 September 2016
DSG/SM/1017-DC/3662-OBV/1664

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks at the high-level plenary meeting to commemorate the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, in New York today:

25 September 2016
SG/SM/18153-AFR/3460

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

24 September 2016
SG/SM/18149-ENV/DEV/1725

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by David Nabarro, Special Adviser on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, to the High-Level Panel Discussion on “Regional Dimensions of Promoting Sustainable Development:  Developing Complementarities between the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community Vision 2025, in New York today:

24 September 2016
SG/SM/18150

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the signing of the League of Arab States Protocol, in New York today:

24 September 2016
SG/SM/18151-AFR/3459

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Ahmad Alhendawi, United Nations Envoy on Youth, to the second Nigerian Young Professionals Summit, in New York today:

24 September 2016
SG/SM/18152

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

24 September 2016
SC/12532

On 24 September 2016, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015) concerning ISIL (Da’esh), Al-Qaida and associated individuals, groups, undertakings and entities removed the names below from the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions List.

24 September 2016
SG/SM/18148

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the WorldChefs Congress, in Thessaloniki, Greece, today:

24 September 2016
DSG/SM/1016-DEV/3245

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Ministerial Meeting of Least Developed Countries, in New York today:

23 September 2016
SG/SM/18135-AFR/3456-PKO/604

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the Ministerial Meeting on the Implementation of the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, in New York today:

23 September 2016
SG/SM/18144

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the opening of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Group of Friends ministerial meeting, in New York today:

23 September 2016
SG/2232

The following statement by the Middle East Quartet (United Nations, Russian Federation, United States, European Union) was issued today:

23 September 2016
SG/SM/18146

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the ministerial side event on “building resilience:  mobilizing political action for positive approaches in prevention of violent extremism”, held in New York 22‑23 September: