UN Documents for Libya

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
3 October 2019 S/RES/2491 This resolution renewed the authorisation for member states, acting nationally or through regional organisations, to inspect vessels on the high seas off the coast of Libya that they have reasonable grounds to suspect are being used for migrant smuggling or human trafficking.
12 September 2019 S/RES/2486 This was a resolution extending UNSMIL’s mandate until 15 September 2020.
10 June 2019 S/RES/2473 This resolution renewed the authorisation for member states, acting nationally or through regional organisations, to inspect vessels on the high seas off the coast of Libya bound to or from the country that they have reasonable grounds to believe are violating the arms embargo.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
6 June 2018 S/PRST/2018/11 This was a presidential statement welcoming the momentum generated by the international conference on Libya in Paris.
14 December 2017 S/PRST/2017/26 This statement emphasised that the Libyan Political Agreement is the only viable framework to end the Libyan political crisis.
7 December 2017 S/PRST/2017/24 This statement expressed grave concern about reports of migrants being sold into slavery in Libya.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
5 September 2019 S/2019/711 This was on the implementation of resolution 2437.
26 August 2019 S/2019/682 This was on UNSMIL.
26 June 2019 S/2019/530 This was the report on the UN Verification Mission in Colombia.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
5 September 2019 SC/13941 This was a press release on a meeting of the 1970 Libya Sanctions Committee with interested states, including a briefing by the Panel of Experts.
12 June 2019 SC/13840 This was a press release about the committee’s 31 May informal consultations at which it received briefings by the Deputy Special Representative for Political Affairs in Libya, Stephanie T. Williams, and the coordinator of the Panel of Experts on the panel’s interim report.
2 January 2019 S/2019/5 This letter appointed six experts to serve on the Panel of Experts.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
28 September 2019 S/2018/881 This was the summary of the IEG’s 13 April 2018 meeting on Libya.
14 December 2018 S/2018/1139 This was the summary of the IEG’s 28 November 2018 meeting on Libya.
29 November 2018 S/2018/1067 This was a letter from the Chargé d'affaires ad interim of the Sudan with the concluding statement of the meeting of the ministers for foreign affairs of Libya’s neighbouring States, held in Khartoum on 29 November 2018 as an annex.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
3 October 2019 S/PV.8631 This was the adoption of resolution 2491.
12 September 2019 S/PV.8615 This was the adoption of resolution 2486.
4 September 2019 S/PV.8611 This was the latest briefing by the Special Representative and head of UNSMIL, Ghassan Salamé, and the chair of the 1970 Libya Sanctions Committee, Deputy Permanent Representative of Germany Ambassador Jürgen Schulz.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
5 July 2019 SC/13873 Council members issued a press statement condemning the 2 July air strike on the Tajoura migrant detention centre in a Tripoli suburb that killed 53 people and injured over 130 people and stressing “the need for all parties to urgently de-escalate the situation and to commit to a ceasefire”.
26 March 2019 SC/13749 Council members issued a press statement welcoming Salamé’s announcement that the National Conference will take place from 14-16 April 2019 in Ghadames, Libya.
27 December 2018 SC/13651 This press statement condemned the terrorist attack on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tripoli.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
16 April 2014 A/68/327/Add.12 This was the budget proposed by the Secretary-General for UNSMIL in 2014.
13 August 2013 A/68/314 This was a report by the ICC on its activities for 2012/2013.
1 March 2011 A/RES/65/265 This was a resolution suspending Libya from the Human Rights Council as requested by the Geneva-based body on 25 February—the first time a sitting member was removed.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
10 May 2018 A/HRC/38/39/Add.2 This was the report of the special rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons on her visit to Libya 25 to 31 January 2018.
23 March 2018 A/HRC/RES/37/41 This was resolution requesting the High Commissioner to continue monitoring and reporting on human rights violations and abuses across Libya.
21 February 2018 A/HRC/37/46 This was a report on the human rights situation in Libya, with particular focus on the protection of civilians, administration of justice, rule of law and transitional justice
Selected IAEA Documents View All
10 March 2004 GOV/2004/18 This resolution welcomed the Libyan decision to eliminate all materials leading to the production of nuclear weapons and reported the matter to the Council “for information purposes only.”
Selected Notes by the President of the Security Council View All
9 March 2011 S/2011/2/Add.1 This was the addendum of a note which decided the elections for chairpersons and vice chairs of Council committees, sanctions committees, and working groups for the period ending 31 December 2011.This noted the election of Ambassador Cabral of Portugal as chair of the Libya Sanctions Committee.
Selected Other Documents View All
24 August 2011 S/2011/535 This was the draft resolution circulated by the US on 24 August as a response to South Africa’s objection to the unfreezing of US$1.5 billion for the use of TNC.