United Nations Security Council

Will continue to take firm, decisive steps against terrorism: India's swipe at Pakistan during UNSC meet

India hit back at Pakistan in the UN Security Council after Islamabad raised the Kashmir issue at the 15-nation Council.

published on : 17th November 2021

United Nations Security Council​ states fresh concern over Myanmar crisis

Martin Griffiths warned that without an end to violence and a peaceful resolution of Myanmar’s crisis, this number will only rise.

published on : 11th November 2021

In a strongly-worded resolution, UNSC asks Taliban not to use Afghanistan to train terrorists

The resolution said that it expects that the Taliban will adhere to commitments made by it regarding the safe, secure, and orderly departure from Afghanistan of Afghans and foreign nationals.

published on : 31st August 2021

UNSC meeting today to discuss security situation in Afghanistan

India’s permanent representative to the UN, Ambassador TS Tirumurti said the meeting will include a briefing and consultations on the developments in the war-torn country.

published on : 6th August 2021

India will always be a voice of moderation: EAM S Jaishankar

 India has previously been a member of the UN Security Council in 1950-51, 1967-68, 1972-73, 1977-78, 1984-85, and 1991-92.

published on : 1st August 2021

India to focus on 3 priorities at UNSC

India will focus on three priorities  peacekeepking, maritime security and counter-terrorism during its presidency at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

published on : 31st July 2021

India provided balance among UNSC permanent members and their fissures: Ambassador Tirumurti

Ambassador Tirumurti said India has not hesitated in taking a "principled position" on a wide variety of issues over the last seven months of its tenure in the Security Council.

published on : 25th July 2021

United Nations Security Council to meet on Iran protests, at US request

The council has scheduled a meeting today afternoon in the Middle East. Alma Konurbayeva, a spokeswoman for council president Kazakhstan, confirms the session will be about Iran.

published on : 5th January 2018

UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting on North Korea

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting today after North Korea said it had successfully tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile, diplomats said.

published on : 5th July 2017