General Assembly

  1. 5 March 2019
    The United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) launching a joint pilot project to prevent and counter chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear
  2. 26 February 2019
    Parliamentarians from 16 countries in the Middle East and North Africa are meeting in Egypt this week at a high-level regional conference to discuss the role of parliaments in combatting terrorism and violent extremism. 
  3. 11 February 2019
    Though attacks were down last year, a new UN report to the Security Council shows that ISIL is still a global threat, despite evolving into a “covert” terrorism network, with countries continuing to face challenges from the growing
  4. 10 January 2019
    A rising number of attacks by extremist groups, using more sophisticated tactics, risk undermining progress in West Africa and the Sahel, the region’s UN envoy told the Security Council.
  5. 6 December 2018
    The UN Global Counter-Terrorism Coordination Compact is an agreement between the UN chief, 36 Organizational entities, INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization, to better serve the needs of Member States when it comes to tackling the scourge of