26.11.2012  

Charge d'Affaires Marn addresses UNSC under the agenda item “Working Methods of the Security Council”

 

New York, 26 November 2012 - Charge d'Affaires Marn addressed UN Security Council on the Working Methods of the Security Council, earlier today. In his speech he welcomed the initiatives by the Small Five. In order to improve Council’s efficiency, enhance its legitimacy and strengthen its role as a body, improvement of working methods needs to be considered. 

In his speech he also urged “the permanent members of the Council to refrain from the use of veto in the event of genocide, crimes against humanity and serious violations of international humanitarian law”. 

Read the entire statement