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Turkish PM Slams UN Security Council Over Syria

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 12.13.2012 | World

ISTANBUL — Turkey's prime minister sharply criticized the U.N. Security Council on Saturday for its failure to agree on decisive steps to end Sy...

Deadlocked Security Council Members Bicker Over Syria Violence

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2012 | World

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, July 25 (Reuters) - U.N. Security Council members blamed each other for rising violence i...

Security Council Extends U.N. Monitor Mission In Syria

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER and ELAINE GANLEY | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Friday renewing the 300-strong U.N. observer force in Syria for 30 ...

Annan Deplores Lack Of Unity On Syria

Reuters | Posted 09.18.2012 | World

GENEVA, July 19 (Reuters) - International mediator Kofi Annan voiced disappointment on Thursday at the failure of world powers to reach a common pos...

Russia Accuses West Of Blackmail

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 09.15.2012 | World

MOSCOW — Russia on Monday accused the West of effectively using blackmail to secure a new U.N. Security Council resolution that threatens sancti...

U.N. Mulls Downsizing Syria Observer Mission

Reuters | Posted 08.25.2012 | World

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, June 25 (Reuters) - The United Nations is considering cutting the size of its unarmed observer ...

Russia and China: UN-Responsible on Syria

Don Kraus | Posted 12.06.2011 | World
Don Kraus

By using their veto power, Russia and China are not meeting their special responsibility to protect Syria from mass atrocities and major human rights violations.