Press releases

Security Council Presidential Statement on the International Afghanistan Conference held in Bonn on 5 December 2011

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

At the 6690th meeting of the Security Council, held on 19 December 2011, in connection with the Council's consideration of the item entitled "The situation in Afghanistan", the President of the Securi...

Syria: Human Rights Resolution adopted by the General Assembly

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

The General Assembly, Guided by the Charter of the United Nations, Reaffirming the purposes and principles of the Charter, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights1 and relevant international human ...

Iran: Human Rights Resolution adopted by the General Assembly

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

The General Assembly, Guided by the Charter of the United Nations, as well as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenants on Human Rights and other international human righ...

Myanmar: Human Rights Resolution adopted by the General Assembly

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

The General Assembly, Guided by the Charter of the United Nations and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and recalling the International Covenants on Human Rights and other relevant human rig...

Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Human Rights Resolution adopted by the General Assembly

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

The General Assembly, Reaffirming that States Members of the United Nations have an obligation to promote and protect human rights and fundamental freedoms and to fulfil the obligations that they hav...