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United Nations Security Council: One of the six principal organs of the UN, charged with the maintenance of international security
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), charged with ensuring international peace and security, recommending the admission of new UN members to the General Assembly, and approving any changes to the UN Charter. Its powers include establishing peacekeeping operations, enacting international sanctions, and authorizing military action. The UNSC is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions on member states.

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Afghanistan-Taliban takeover: UN Security council adopts resolution on "safe" departure [Video]

Afghanistan-Taliban takeover: UN Security council adopts resolution on "safe" departure

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U.N. calls for end to 'chilling' abuses in Afghanistan [Video]

U.N. calls for end to 'chilling' abuses in Afghanistan

The U.N. Security Council on Monday called for talks to create a new government in Afghanistan and an end to fighting and abuse after U.N. chief Antonio Guterres warned of "chilling" curbs on human..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:35Published
UN chief urges Security Council not to abandon people of  Afghanistan [Video]

UN chief urges Security Council not to abandon people of Afghanistan

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 03:01Published
Sir Keir Starmer: 'We can’t turn our back on Afghanistan' [Video]

Sir Keir Starmer: 'We can’t turn our back on Afghanistan'

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has called on the government to respond urgently to an appeal by Afghan president Ashraf Ghani for international assistance to end the conflict in his country. The..

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PM Modi to chair UNSC open debate | Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi to chair UNSC open debate | Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend | Oneindia News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the UNSC debate. This is the first time that an Indian Prime Minister will be chairing a a United Nations Security Council open debate. Russian President will..

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Kabul bomb blasts taregt high security green zone | Afghanistan dials India | Oneindia News [Video]

Kabul bomb blasts taregt high security green zone | Afghanistan dials India | Oneindia News

Afghanistan's capital Kabul was hit by a powerful blast in the highly fortified green zone area on Tuesday. 3 people died in the attack and 7 were injured. Afghanistan dialled Indian foreign minister..

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PM Modi to be first Indian PM to preside over UNSC meeting | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi to be first Indian PM to preside over UNSC meeting | Oneindia News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the first Indian PM to preside over a meeting during New Delhi's presidency of the United Nations Security Council. In over 75 years, this is the first time Indian..

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