Press Release

Press Release

24 February 2017
SC/12733

On 17 February 2017, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2127 (2013) concerning the Central African Republic held informal consultations to consider the progress update of the Panel of Experts, submitted in pursuance of paragraph 23(d) of resolution 2262 (2016).

23 February 2017
SG/SM/18454

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

22 February 2017
SC/12730-IK/718

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Volodymyr Yelchenko (Ukraine):

22 February 2017
SG/SM/18450-AFR/3535

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Michael Keating, Special Representative of the Secretary-General, to the inaugural ceremony for Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmajo”, in Mogadishu today:

22 February 2017
SG/SM/18451-GA/COL/3304

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Special Committee on Decolonization organizational meeting, in New York today:

22 February 2017
SC/12728

On 22 February 2017, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2253 (2015) concerning ISIL (Da’esh) and Al‑Qaida approved the addition of the entries specified below to its ISIL (Da’esh) and Al‑Qaida Sanctions List of individuals and entities subject to the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 2 of Security Council resolution 2253 (2015) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

22 February 2017
SG/SM/18453-GA/11891

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres remarks to the General Assembly on the informal suggestion to create a new office for counter-terrorism, in New York today:

21 February 2017
SG/SM/18448-SC/12725

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council open debate on conflicts in Europe, in New York today:

21 February 2017
SG/SM/18449-GA/PK/228

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Maria Luiza Viotti, Chef de Cabinet, to the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations, in New York today:

21 February 2017
ORG/1644

The Independent Audit Advisory Committee of the United Nations (IAAC) held its thirty-seventh session from 15 to 17 February at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

21 February 2017
SC/12726

On 21 February 2017, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1518 (2003) approved the removal of the following entity from its List of Individuals and Entities subject to the assets freeze set out by paragraphs 19 and 23 of Security Council resolution 1483 (2003) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations:

20 February 2017
SC/12723

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Volodymyr Yelchenko (Ukraine):

20 February 2017
SG/SM/18447

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

20 February 2017
SC/12722-AFR/3533

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Volodymyr Yelchenko (Ukraine):

18 February 2017
SG/SM/18446

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Munich Security Conference today:

17 February 2017
SG/SM/18445-GA/11890-HR/5344

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Maria Luiza Viotti, Chef de Cabinet, to the high-level meeting to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the adoption of the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance, in New York today:

17 February 2017
SG/SM/18444-IK/717

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

16 February 2017
SG/SM/18441-GA/PAL/1385

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Chef de Cabinet, to the opening of the 2017 session of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, in New York today:

16 February 2017
SG/SM/18440

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, to the Coordination Meeting on International Migration, in New York today:

16 February 2017
SC/12721

On 16 February 2017, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) deleted the entry specified below from its List (the 1988 List) of individuals and entities subject to the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2255 (2015) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.