Security Council Press Statement on Passing Away of Ambassador Bernard Tanoh-Boutchoue

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Gustavo Meza-Cuadra (Peru):

The members of the Security Council were deeply saddened to learn the sudden passing of Ambassador Bernard Tanoh-Boutchoue, prominent Ivoirian …

Swearing-in ceremony of the 23rd Class of Attaches at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

In the presence of the President of the Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, the graduation ceremony of the 23rd Class of Embassy Attache Candidates will take place at 11:00 …

S.Africa riots force new president to hurry home

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday returned early from a summit in London to rush to the scene of violent demonstrations in North West province, where at least 23 people have been arrested.

Ramaphosa, …

Abu Ghazaleh participates in the Research and Education Network for West and Central Africa

The Arab States Research and Education Network (ASREN) chaired by HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh participated in the Fourth Annual Conference of the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN) held in Lome, Togo’s …

As Mission in Liberia Closes, Security Council Intends to Consider Best Practices in Ongoing Efforts to Enhance Effectiveness of Peacekeeping

Following the completion of the 14 year long mandate of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) on 30 March, the Security Council stressed today that the Organization would remain an important partner for the …