United Nations Security Council News
India continues to remain deeply concerned at the worsening situation and reiterates its call for an immediate cessation of violence and hostilities, said Ravindra. India has been sending humanitarian supplies to Ukraine and its neighbours, which include medicines and other essential relief materials.
Russia started shelling Stanytsia Luhanska in Ukrainian government-controlled territory in Donbas. "Ukraine wants peace, security, and stability not only for itself but also for entire Europe," said Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN. The Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN said that it remains up to Russia to implement all the resolutions in the Minsk agreements.
India will take over the Presidency of the UN Security Council on August 1 India's two-year tenure as a non-permanent member of the Security Council began on January 1, 2021 The August presidency will be India's first Presidency during its 2021-22 tenure as a non-permanent member of the Security Council
Myanmar`s military has extended martial law to broader sections of Yangon after the deaths of several protesters in the city`s garment production hub Initially announced in the Hlaingthaya and Shwepyitha districts of Yangon, new restrictions will also be imposed in North Dagon, North Okkalapa, South Dagon and Dagon Seikkan townships
New Delhi also chairs the Counter-terror body of UNSC in 2022 and can see India taking special initiatives The committee was formed after the 9/11 attacks in New York and bolsters the ability of UN member states to prevent terrorist acts It is not the first time China has created problems for India at UNSC