As a member of the UN Security Council in 2018, the Kingdom of the Netherlands wants to make an active contribution to international peace and security. The government of the Netherlands wants to work towards a Security Council that offers security and protection to people all over the world. The Security Council must deal effectively with conflicts and wars, not only by deploying well-equipped peace missions, but also by helping to prevent conflict in the first place by focusing on its causes. Read more about our membership.

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Statement of the #ICC Prosecutor #FatouBensouda to the @UN Security Council #UNSC on the situation in #Darfur #Sudan: icc-cpi.int/Pages/item.asp…

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.@UN with all our friends to celebrate the end of 🇮🇹?#SplitTermTerm: an amazing two years’ journey#UNSCUNS@MAZappiap@KvanOosterome@ItalyUN_NYN@NLatUNapic.twitter.com/peoUJSVmOAVmOA

22 hours ago
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Accountability for gross human rights violations is vital to justice and the only way that leads to sustainable peace. The @IntlCrimCourt is the principal institution for this. - Ambassador @LiseGvH during today’s #UNSC meeting Full statement: permanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr… pic.twitter.com/F5Qmjqqr6h

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