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UN Chief Names Envoy for Sahel Crisis
Voice of America
Former Italian prime minister, European Commission president Romano Prodi named to the newly-created post on Monday
10/09/12

UN extends NATO-led force in Afghanistan
Associated Press
U.N. Security Council on Tuesday extended authorization for the NATO-led force in Afghanistan for a year
10/09/12

U.N. Troops Expected In Haiti For Another Year
NPR
The U.N. SC is likely next week to approve Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's recommendation that the U.N. peacekeeping force in Haiti be extended for one more year
10/09/12

South Kordofan: 'Rebel shells kill five' in Sudan town
BBC
5 people have been killed and 23 wounded in an attack by rebels in the capital of Sudan's South Kordofan state
10/08/12

Sudan to reopen borders with South Sudan
CNN
Sudan's president on Sunday authorized the reopening of all border crossings with South Sudan, state news reported
10/08/12

United Nations says little time to deal with Mali extremists
Reuters
U.N. political affairs chief Jeffrey Feltman told a closed SC meeting that Mali urgently needed international help
10/04/12

4 UN Peacekeepers Killed in Darfur
"The United Nations has deplored an ambush that took place in the Sudanese region of Darfur on Tuesday, leaving four peacekeepers dead and eight others injured."
10/03/12

UN renews peacekeepers for Abyei
Boston.com
The council unanimously agreed to keep the Ethiopian-led force of almost 4,000 in the field for another six months
09/16/12

UN-African mission applauds Darfur rebel group's decision to end use of child soldiers
UN News Centre
JEM agreed to establish a mechanism to identify children associated with its forces for demobilization and reintegration
09/16/12

Troops in Shropshire prepare for UN operation
BBC
Hundreds of troops presented with the blue beret of the UN in a special ceremony at a Shropshire army base
09/15/12

Washington, UN criticises Ivory Coast on newspaper bans
Reuters
UN and Washington criticised on Friday the suspension of six Ivory Coast newspapers
09/15/12

Security Council extends UN presence in Sierra Leone, calls for credible elections
The Security Council called on all actors to ensure that upcoming elections are held in a peaceful, inclusive and credible manner.
09/13/12

UN Backs Neutral Force for Great Lakes, Says Peacekeeping Chief
The idea of deploying a neutral international force along the border between Rwanda and DRC was adopted by African Union summit
09/11/12

U.N. Details Flows of Syrian Refugees
The United Nations refugee agency said the number of people fleeing the country jumped from 18,500 in June to 35,000 in July to 102,000 in August.
09/11/12

UN chief urges human rights officials to lead way to peace, end of abuses in Syria
Washington Post
U.N. SG urged the world’s foremost human rights body to keep up the pressure to end the civil war and rights abuses
09/10/12

UN Watchdog Demands Access to Iranian Military Site
Voice of America
UN nuclear watchdog demanded access to a disputed military site where Iran ran may have run tests tied to the development of nuclear weapons
09/10/12

Brahimi Begins Syria Mission With Cario Talks
Voice of America
Brahimi will meet Arab League Secretary-General Nabil al-Arabi Monday before separate talks with Mr. Morsi
09/10/12

The AHRC welcomes the visit of the UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
Asia Human Rights Commission
Delegation on a 10-day official mission on enforced or involuntary disappearances and will hold meetings with number of federal and civilian groups
09/10/12

UN-African Union mission calls for end to hostilities in Darfur town following violence
UN News Centre
The head of UNAMID called for end to the latest round of violence to affecting a town in the Sudanese state of North Darfur
09/09/12

UN envoy 'strongly condemns' wave of attacks across Iraq
UN News Centre
UN envoy in Iraq spoke out against series of attacks that killed dozens and injured many more across Iraq
09/09/12

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