CHAPTER 8: Section 5(b)—Subsidiary bodies concerned with peacekeeping CHANGES
On 50-year anniversary of Six-Day War, revisiting U Thant’s decision to withdraw UNEF
12 June 2017
Some of the articles marking the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War misrepresent the decision by the then Secretary-General U Thant to withdraw UNEF peacekeepers from the Sinai after Egypt withdrew its host country consent . . .
In addition to the now yearly meeting of the Security Council with force commanders of UN peacekeeping operations who come to UN Headquarters for an annual meeting with the Secretary-General, in 2013 the Council members decided...
Host country consent at issue with regard to UNAMID in Darfur
18 December 2014
In a letter to the Council President dated 1 December 2014, the representative of the Sudan underscored that his Government’s demand that the Security Council consider “the exit strategy of UNAMID” . . .