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Today at #UNSC: → 11.00 AM: Debate on the situation in the Middle East and Northern Africa #MENA #MiddleEast with @UN SG @antonioguterres Watch live:

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Karel van Oosterom @KvanOosterom

Useful consultations on partnerships for modernising peacekeeping, follow-up Security Council session with @MinPres Rutte in March. Action for peacekeeping #A4P @UNPeacekeeping

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frits kemperman @fritskemperman

Full #UNSC agenda this week: Maintenance of international peace & security, DRC, #Afghanistan/#UNAMA, Golan/UNDOF, UN Criminal Tribunals, #Syria, Non-proliferation, #Mali /MINUSMA, #Darfur/UNAMID, South Sudan, Central Asia/UNRCCA, Peacebuilding and sustaining peace, Mine action.

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