United Nations Security Council News
UNGA 2022: Foreign Minister S Jaishankar takes swipe at China and Pakistan on cross-border terrorism
In his speech at the United Nations, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that India has been a victim of cross-border terrorism. We will not tolerate terrorism in any form. He called on the United Nations to take strong action against the countries sponsoring terrorism and those who defend them.
India has dispatched several shipments of humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan India gave 32 tonnes of medical assistance in 10 batches, including essential life-saving medicines, anti-TB medicines and 50,0000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines India expressed concern about the development of Afghanistan which directly impacts well being of women and girls
India's approach will be to promote dialogue and diplomacy with an overarching aim to end Ukraine-Russia conflict It also sought to work with other partners to mitigate the economic challenges emerging from the Russia-Ukraine conflict Indian Ambassador Ruchira Kamboj addressed a United Nations Security Council briefing on Wednesday
India on Tuesday hit out China, Pakistan at the United Nations Security Council meet on terrorism It called out both the nations on several counts from "double standards" to "hypocrisy" over the issue She pointed out to the "practice of placing holds and blocks on listing requests without giving any justification"
India continues to remain deeply concerned at the worsening situation and reiterates its call for an immediate cessation of violence and hostilities, said Ravindra. India has been sending humanitarian supplies to Ukraine and its neighbours, which include medicines and other essential relief materials.
Russia started shelling Stanytsia Luhanska in Ukrainian government-controlled territory in Donbas. "Ukraine wants peace, security, and stability not only for itself but also for entire Europe," said Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN. The Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN said that it remains up to Russia to implement all the resolutions in the Minsk agreements.
India will take over the Presidency of the UN Security Council on August 1 India's two-year tenure as a non-permanent member of the Security Council began on January 1, 2021 The August presidency will be India's first Presidency during its 2021-22 tenure as a non-permanent member of the Security Council
Myanmar`s military has extended martial law to broader sections of Yangon after the deaths of several protesters in the city`s garment production hub Initially announced in the Hlaingthaya and Shwepyitha districts of Yangon, new restrictions will also be imposed in North Dagon, North Okkalapa, South Dagon and Dagon Seikkan townships