Security-council Sentence Examples
Cynical manipulation by the US of its power of veto in the UN Security Council is bringing increasing international condemnation.
The United Nations Security Council should act swiftly to bring about pressure on both sides to stop the carnage.
The UK and the US made a humanitarian intervention in Kosovo without a Security Council resolution.
The imperative need for the Security Council to carefully deliberate over decisions for the setting up of peace operations cannot be over-stated.
The first Iraqi oil exports under UN Security Council resolution 986 began in December 1996.Advertisement
Thanks to UN Security Council Resolution 1373, we now have specific criteria by which to measure national progress in blocking terrorist fundraising.
Its support for the cynical manipulation by the US of its power of veto in the UN Security Council is bringing increasing international condemnation.
The Security Council agreed last week to receive weekly updates on oil prices from the oil overseers.
It is unwise to trust those who seek preferment, status or a seat on the security council.
The US would use its power of veto to block any proposal to lift the sanctions in the UN Security Council.Advertisement
The Bush administration wants to draw up a new U.N. Security Council resolution concerning the planned restoration of Iraqi self-rule on June 30.
In November, the Security Council has to set the next tranche of the " oil-for-food " program.
The General Assembly must require the Security Council to abolish the veto.
Russia opposes the new plan, and has threatened a veto at the UN Security Council.
Is this not a blatant violation of the resolutions of the Security Council?Advertisement
Meanwhile, the UN Security Council extended the Iraqi Humanitarian Program for a month to give itself time to revamp sanctions against Baghdad.
Many of the contracts are approved individually by a Security Council sanctions committee, any one of whose 15 members can block them.
The Security Council will remain seized of the matter.
One can perhaps lay blame on the shortsighted policy on Iraq pursued by some of the permanent members of the Security Council.
It is useful to recall the tumultuous period of the UN Security Council in March last.Advertisement
For example, why is Iraq forced to comply with all UN Security Council resolutions while Israel seems to receive virtually unconditional support?
A recent publication had stated that more than 90 Security Council resolutions were being violated by countries other than Iraq.
We are grateful for the assistance that the members of the Security Council have given us.
Resolution 1441 (2002) adopted today by the Security Council excludes any automaticity in the use of force.
Using Chapter 7 powers, the Security Council gave the government of Sudan until the end of August to disarm the Janjaweed militia.Advertisement