Posts Tagged With: African Press Organization

Martin Kobler condemns violence and calls for the immediate restoration of calm in Tripoli

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Libya and Head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Martin Kobler, is following reports of ongoing fighting in Tripoli with grave concern. The SRSG calls on rival groups to stop fighting immediately and put Libyan national interest first. “Voices of reason should prevail for the […]

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The 682nd meeting of the AU PSC at Ministerial level on Maritime Security and Safety and Peace, Security and Development of the Blue Economy, “After Lomé”

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 682nd meeting, held at ministerial level, on 25 April 2017, adopted the following decision on Maritime Security and Safety and Peace, Security and Development of the Blue Economy, “After Lomé”: Council: 1. Takes note of the statements delivered by the Minister of […]

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Security Council Press Statement on Terrorist Attack in Minya, Egypt

The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack that took place today, 26 May 2017, on a bus traveling to a monastery in Minya, Egypt, where at least 28 people were killed and dozens were injured, including children. They expressed their deepest sympathy and condolences to […]

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Switzerland returns EUR 3.5 million to Tunisia in stolen assets recovery process

Switzerland has transferred approximately EUR 3.5 million to Tunisia, in response to a request for mutual legal assistance. The final destination of these assets will depend on the proceedings currently under way in Tunisia. Acting on a request for mutual legal assistance from Tunisia, on 26 May 2017 the Office of the Attorney General of […]

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