Press Release

Press Release

18 January 2019
SG/SM/19435

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

18 January 2019
SC/13670

On 9 January 2019, the members of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1518 (2003) met with Hazim Al-Yousifi, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iraq, and Mohammed Ali Meften, General Director of the Extradition Office — Commission of Integrity, members of delegation from the Government of Iraq visiting New York from Baghdad who raised three main issues during the meeting:  Namely, recovery of Iraqi financial assets abroad; dealing with delisting requests; and the delisting of Iraqi entities in the 1518 sanctions list.

18 January 2019
SC/13671

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic):

17 January 2019
SG/A/1849

The Secretary-General is pleased to announce the appointment of Sima Samar and Juan Gabriel Valdés to his High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation.  Ms. Samar and Mr. Valdés succeed Michelle Bachelet and José Manuel Ramos-Horta, to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for their valued expertise during their membership of the Board.

17 January 2019
SG/SM/19434

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

16 January 2019
SC/13666

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic):

16 January 2019
SG/SM/19432-GA/12120

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the informal session of the General Assembly, in New York today:

16 January 2019
SG/SM/19433

Following is United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Christian Salazar, Regional Coordinator for El Salvador to the United Nations, on the occasion of the twenty-seventh anniversary of the signing of the Salvadoran Peace Accords, in San Salvador today:

16 January 2019
SC/13667

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic):

15 January 2019
SC/13663

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic):

15 January 2019
SG/SM/19430

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the handover ceremony of the chairmanship of the “Group of 77” developing countries and China, in New York today:

15 January 2019
SG/SM/19431

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

11 January 2019
SEA/2089

NEW YORK, 11 January (Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea) — The resumed twenty-eighth Meeting of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea will be held at Headquarters on 15 January from 3 to 6 p.m., for the purpose of filling vacancies in the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf with respect to one vacant seat allocated to the Asia-Pacific States and one vacant seat allocated to the Eastern European States in the Commission.

10 January 2019
SG/SM/19429-EN/327-ENV/DEV/1918

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the ninth Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency, in Abu Dhabi today:

9 January 2019
SG/SM/19428

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

8 January 2019
SC/13658

On 8 January 2019, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1518 (2003) approved the removal of the following entities 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:

8 January 2019
SG/SM/19427

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

7 January 2019
SG/SM/19426

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

5 January 2019
SC/13657

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President José Singer Weisinger (Dominican Republic):

4 January 2019
SG/SM/19424

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