I have just received an invitation from the Presidency of the United Nations Security Council at the request of a number of Member States to brief the Council, which I will do, I believe, next week: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (File pic) #COVID19
Back in January, US Security Council'>National Security Council, the state department and other federal agencies reportedly argued about everything from how best to screen for sick travelers to the economic impact of any restrictions.
The U.N. Security Council lost more than a week tackling a host of technical difficulties and political disputes before settling on a strategy for approving U.N. mandates remotely.
#ICYMI @GeirOPedersen updated th @UN Security Council on the situation i #Syria (); briefed on the (); @nmladenovngrid Hayden'>@nmladenovngrid Hayden on #MiddleEast (). All briefings were held via video link. #Afghanistan
The Security Council'>United Nations Security Council just voted 15-0 to sanction North Korea. China and Russia voted with us. Very big financial impact!