CHAPTER 4: Section 3 Changes
In order to keep its Summary statement as streamlined as possible, the Council uses specific agenda items for thematic issues that are considered most regularly at formal meetings, and convenes other thematic meetings under the general ‘umbrella’ agenda item, ‘Maintenance of international peace and security’ . . .
On 11 December 2020, the Security Council considered the human rights situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea under “Other matters” during a Closed VTC, after China and the Russian Federation opposed holding the discussion as an Open VTC . . .