Tag: UN Security Council

China again blocks move to list Azhar as global terrorist

Newsroom24x7 Network New York City: China has once more used the veto power in the United Nations Security Council to block the move to designate Masood Azhar, founder of Pakistan based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed, as a global terrorist. JeM was behind the Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir on 14 February 2019. More than 40

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Failure to designate Azhar would run counter to the goal of regional stability and peace: US stand on UNSC listing

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The United States has taken the stand that if China blocks UNSC 1267 listing request for Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar, the failure to designate him as a terrorist would run counter to the goal of achieving regional stability and peace. The US Departmet of State Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino said during

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UN Security Council condemns Pulwama attack

Newsroom24x7 Network New York City: UN Security Council has passed a resolution (resolution of 21 2 2019) condemning the Pulwama attack as a terrorist act and asking people to act against terrorism. The operational part of the resolution: “The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly suicide bombing

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Only by addressing inequality, exclusion and discrimination, we can build peaceful societies resilient to terrorism: António Guterres

UN Security Council discusses Afghanistan and Central Asia Newsroom24x7 Network New York: UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the UN Security Council on Friday (19 January 2017) that the entire international community has a stake in peace, stability and development in Afghanistan, and the countries of Central Asia have a particularly important role to play. The

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Threat posed by North Korea to Japan and the U.S. has become real: Shinzo Abe

Newsroom24x7 Network Tokyo: Through the launch of an ICBM-class missile by North Korea in July, it had become clear that the threat posed by North Korea to both Japan and the U.S. had increased and that this threat had become real. Japanese Prime MInister Shinzo Abe underscored this while talking to media persons here earlier

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Britain’s Vote Leave: A case of misplaced national egoism

Jamsheed Rizwani  Paris Democracy has spoken in the U.K., but democracy does not always make the best rational choice. Great Britain has lost it’s Empire in the last century, now it’s in the process of loosing Scotland and Northern Ireland…..Great Britain has lost what was great about it…. a leader in a bigger entity that

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Japan pledges $1.5 bn aid money for migrant crisis

Newsroom24x7 Desk Japan : Every country is playing its role in the non-terminating migrant crisis and making financial contributions as per their own country budget. Japan has done its bit by anouncing aid money towards peace building. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made a recent anouncement in this regard by pledging $810m (£534m) aid money

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South Sudan: Leaders fail to meet deadline for Peace Deal

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: President of South Sudan Salva Kiir and his rival, rebel leader and former Vice President Riek Machar today once again failed the people of South Sudan by refusing to make the compromises necessary for peace. The Us has strongly condemned the “lack of political leadership to resolve the man-made conflict that has exacted

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Partnership with India will be vital to U.S. strategic interests: Obama

Newsroom24x7 Desk Six months ahead of US President Barack Obama’s Visit to India for Republic Day the American Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs in its Fact Sheet (August 25, 2014) had summed up US relations with India by quoting the President himself who had called India one of the defining partnerships of the 21st

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