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UNAMI to Stay for Another Year

On Wednesday, the United Nations Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) until 31st July 2014, so it can “continue to advise and support the country, which has been hit by the worst violence in years, to progress on the path to stability and development“. In a unanimously […]

UN’s Kobler Welcomes Announcement of Council Elections

By John Lee. The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Martin Kobler, has welcomed the decision announced on 30 October 2012 by the Government of Iraq to set 20 April 2013 as the date for the forthcoming Governorate Council elections, following consultations with the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC). “Setting […]