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#EU8 delivered statement by @KvanOosterom on behalf of the former, current and incoming #UNSC members of the European Union on the Middle East Peace Process.

55 minutes ago
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Today at #UNSC: 10.00 AM: → Briefing & Consultations on Middle East #MEPP with briefing by SE @nmladenov @UNSCO_MEPP 3.00 PM: → Briefing & Consultations on #UNMISS @unmissmedia with briefing by USG @Lacroix_UN Watch LIVE on

1 hour ago
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In #UNSC meeting on Subsidiary Organs of the Council, ambassador @KvanOosterom highlighted three issues: the work of the 1718 committee; the work of the 2231-format and some personal reflections. Full statement:…

16 hours ago
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