First Committee Delegates Call for United Drive to Crush Illegal Arms Market, Close Security Gaps, as General Debate Continues

Casting a spotlight on the illicit trafficking of small arms and light weapons, delegates highlighted the global security risks and humanitarian toll of conventional weapons today, as the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) continued its general debate.

Several speakers called for multilateral efforts to …

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News in Brief 05 October 2017 (PM)

Security Council: Mali mission chief calls for redoubling of peace efforts

Parties to the peace agreement in Mali are being asked to redouble their efforts to achieve peace in the North-West African country.

The appeal was made by Mahamat Saleh Annadif, head of the UN …

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