United Nations Web TV - Media Stakeouts Copyright 2013-14 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:35:08 -0400 http://webtv.un.org SC President, Gerard Jacobus van Bohemen (New Zealand) on West Africa, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Syria - Security Council Media Stakeout (7 July 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/sc-president-gerard-jacobus-van-bohemen-new-zealand-on-west-africa-bosnia-and-herzegovina-and-syria-security-council-media-stakeout-7-july-2015/4342808666001 Informal comments to the media by H.E. Mr. Gerard Jacobus van Bohemen, Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for the month of July 2015 on West Africa, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Syria. video4342808666001 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 19:42:22 -0400 4342808666001 178645 SC President, Gerard Jacobus van Bohemen (New Zealand) on Mali - Security Council Media Stakeout (2 July 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/sc-president-gerard-jacobus-van-bohemen-new-zealand-on-mali-security-council-media-stakeout-2-july-2015/4335040792001 Press statement on Terrorist attack in Mali read by H.E. Mr. Gerard Jacobus van Bohemen, Permanent Representative of New Zealand to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for the month of July 2015. video4335040792001 Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:50:13 -0400 4335040792001 147989 Security Council press statement on Terrorist attack in Mali (2 July 2015) The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attack against a convoy of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) on 2 July 2015, in the region of Timbuktu, during which six Burkinabe peacekeepers were killed and others injured. The members of the Security Council expressed their deepest condolences to the families of the victims of this attack, as well as to the Government and people of Burkina Faso. The members of the Security Council called on the Government of Mali to swiftly investigate this attack and bring the perpetrators to justice and stressed that those responsible for the attack should be held accountable. The members of the Security Council underlined that attacks targeting peacekeepers may constitute war crimes under international law. The members of the Security Council reaffirmed the need to combat by all means, in accordance with the Charter of the United Nations, threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts, and that any acts of terrorism are criminal and unjustifiable, regardless of their motivation, wherever, whenever and by whomsoever committed. The members of the Security Council reminded States that they must ensure that measures taken to combat terrorism comply with all their obligations under international law, in particular international human rights, refugee and humanitarian law. The members of the Security Council reiterated their full support to MINUSMA and the French forces that support it. They reiterated their strong support for the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Mali, Mr Mongi Hamdi, and for MINUSMA to assist the Malian authorities and the Malian people in their efforts to bring lasting peace and stability to their country, including through MINUSMA’s support to the implementation of the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, and paid tribute to the peacekeepers who risk their lives in this respect. Sam Kutesa (General Assembly President), Ban Ki-moon (UN Secretary-General), Laurent Fabius (France) and Manuel Pulgar-Vidal (Peru) on Climate Change - Media Stakeout (29 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/sam-kutesa-general-assembly-president-ban-ki-moon-un-secretary-general-laurent-fabius-france-and-manuel-pulgar-vidal-peru-on-climate-change-media-stakeout-29-june-2015/4328652982001 Informal comments to the media by Sam Kahamba Kutesa, President of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly; UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; Laurent Fabius, Foreign Minister of France; Manuel Pulgar-Vidal (Peru) on the video4328652982001 Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:24:05 -0400 4328652982001 1607467 Informal comments to the media by Sam Kahamba Kutesa, President of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly; UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; Laurent Fabius, Foreign Minister of France; Manuel Pulgar-Vidal (Peru) on the side of the High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on Climate Change. Matthew Rycroft (United Kingdom) on Sudan, South Sudan (UNAMID) - Security Council Media Stakeout (29 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/matthew-rycroft-united-kingdom-on-sudan-south-sudan-unamid-security-council-media-stakeout-29-june-2015/4328341386001 Informal comments to the media by H.E. Mr. Matthew Rycroft, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations on the situation in Sudan South Sudan (Darfur) and UNAMID. video4328341386001 Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:51:52 -0400 4328341386001 344747 Indiscriminate use of weapons, including barrel bombs, against civilians in Syria: what response from the international community? - Security Council Media Stakeout (26 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/indiscriminate-use-of-weapons-including-barrel-bombs-against-civilians-in-syria-what-response-from-the-international-community-security-council-media-stakeout-26-june-2015/4324215150001 Informal comments to the media by H.E. Mr. Francois Delattre, Permanent Representative of France to the UN, H.E. Mr. Román Oyárzun, Permanent Representative of Spain to the UN, Mr. Nadim Houry, Human Rights Watch, Deputy Director for Middle East video4324215150001 Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:27:52 -0400 4324215150001 1044032 Media Stakeout following the Arria Formula Security Council on “Indiscriminate use of weapons, including barrel bombs, against civilians in Syria: what response from the international community?” - H.E. Mr. Francois Delattre, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations - H.E. Mr. Román Oyárzun, Permanent Representative of Spain to the United Nations - Mr. Nadim Houry, Human Rights Watch, Deputy Director for Middle East and North Africa - Mr. Bassam Alahmad, Violations Documentation Center in Syria, Spokesperson, Head of research Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed (Special Envoy) on Yemen - Security Council Media Stakeout (24 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ismail-ould-cheikh-ahmed-special-envoy-on-yemen-security-council-media-stakeout-24-june-2015/4318576060001 Informal comments to the media by the Special Envoy for Yemen, Mr. Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed on the situation in Yemen. video4318576060001 Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:29:55 -0400 4318576060001 645611 Mongi Hamdi (Special Representative) on mali - Security Council Media Stakeout (23 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/mongi-hamdi-special-representative-on-mali-security-council-media-stakeout-23-june-2015/4316126285001 Informal comments to the media by Mr. Mongi Hamdi, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) on the situation in Mali. video4316126285001 Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:06:00 -0400 4316126285001 853909 Anifah Aman (Malaysia) on Children and Armed Conflict - Security Council Media Stakeout (18 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/anifah-aman-malaysia-on-children-and-armed-conflict-security-council-media-stakeout-18-june-2015/4306205827001 Informal comments to the media by His Excellency Mr. Anifah Aman, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia and President of the Security Council for the month of June 2015 on the situation of Children and Armed Conflict. video4306205827001 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:32:27 -0400 4306205827001 602560 Riyad H. Mansour (Palestine) and Abou Nadeem on the Middle East - Security Council Media Stakeout (18 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/riyad-h.-mansour-palestine-and-abou-nadeem-on-the-middle-east-security-council-media-stakeout-18-june-2015/4306208760001 Informal comments to the media by H.E. Mr. Riyad H. Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the UN and Abou Nadeem whom son was killed by Israeli bullets during a peaceful protest in the west bank. [English and Arabic] video4306208760001 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 22:50:06 -0400 4306208760001 436800 Ban Ki-moon (UN Secretary-General) and Leila Zerrougui (SRSG) on Children and Armed Conflict - Security Council Media Stakeout (18 June 2015) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-un-secretary-general-and-leila-zerrougui-srsg-on-children-and-armed-conflict-security-council-media-stakeout-18-june-2015/4306183941001 Informal comments to the media by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Leila Zerrougui, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict after addressing the Security Council open debate on children and armed conflict. video4306183941001 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 22:39:03 -0400 4306183941001 691328 Informal comments to the media by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Leila Zerrougui, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict after addressing the Security Council open debate on children and armed conflict. Mr. Ban welcomed the papal encyclical on climate released earlier in the day by Pope Francis.