Tag: Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

UN to probe deadly attack on aid convoy in Syria

UN to probe deadly attack on aid convoy in Syria

Oct 22, –  The board will start its probe next week and be led by Lieutenant General Abhijit Guha, the secretary-general’s spokesman said in a statement. The United Nations has established an “internal and independent” inquiry into an attack last month on a humanitarian convoy in Syria that killed at least 18, spokesman Stephane Dujarric […]

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New Zealand makes UN push for end to Syria air attacks

New Zealand makes UN push for end to Syria air attacks

Oct 13, – The new measure followed the failure of the council to adopt two resolutions on a ceasefire in Syria, one of which was vetoed by Russia during a stormy meeting at the weekend. New Zealand, one of the 10 non-permanent Security Council members, has presented a draft resolution demanding an end to air […]

October 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Syria accuses US-led coalition of killing regime troops

Syria accuses US-led coalition of killing regime troops

Dec 07, – In a letter to the United Nations Security Council and Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Syria’s foreign ministry condemned what it called a “flagrant aggression” that killed at least three soldiers late on Sunday. Syria expressed outrage Monday after a suspected US-led coalition strike for the first time killed regime troops, but the […]

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