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Security Council Press Statement on the" Lord's Resistance Army"

Jul 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

The members of the Security Council strongly condemned the ongoing attacks carried out by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) across central Africa, which pose a continuing threat to regional security

Text of Resolution 1998 (2011) on Children in Armed Conflict as adopted by the Security Council

Jul 12, 2011 | GermanyUN

Calling on all parties to armed conflicts to comply strictly with the obligations applicable to them under international law for the protection of children in armed conflict, including those contained in the Convention on the Rights of the Child and its Optional Protocol on the involvement of Children in armed conflict,  as well as the Geneva Conventions of 12th August 1949 and their Additional Protocols of 1977

Children and Armed Conflict - launch of the exhibit 'In their own words: 'Attacks on Schools and Hospitals' in Children's Drawings'

Jul 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

In partnership with Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict, the German Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Guido Westerwelle will launch the exhibit 'In their own words: 'Attacks on Schools and Hospita...

Press Statement by the Security Council on the Central African Republic

Jul 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

The members of the Council acknowledge the efforts made by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and the authorities of the Central African Republic to organize peaceful presidential and legislative elections. They note that the near absence of a political opposition in the democratic institutions of the Central African Republic since the elections may constitute a considerable challenge to the process of national reconciliation and nation building.

Text of Resolution 1995 (2011) on the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as adopted by the Security Council

Jul 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council,            Taking note of the letter to the President of the Council from the Secretary-General dated 20 May 2011 (S/2011/329), attaching a letter from the President of the Inte...