UN Documents for Terrorism

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
21 December 2017 S/RES/2396 This was a resolution addressing the threat of foreign terrorist fighters.
21 December 2017 S/RES/2395 This resolution renewed the mandate of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) until 31 December 2021.
2 August 2017 S/RES/2370 This was a resolution on preventing terrorists from acquiring weapons.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
21 December 2018 S/PRST/2018/21 The Council stated that their review of the 1267/1989/2253 sanctions regime, as required by resolution 2368, concluded that there are no adjustments necessary to the regime at this time.
8 May 2018 S/PRST/2018/9 This was a presidential statement expressing concern about the close connection between international terrorism and transnational organised crime.
11 May 2016 S/PRST/2016/6 This was a presidential statement focusing on countering the narratives and ideologies of terrorism.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
16 August 2018 S/2018/770 This was the Secretary-General's biannual report on the threat posed by ISIL (Da'esh) to international peace and security.
20 April 2018 A/72/840 This was the Secretary-General's report on the activities of the UN system in implementing the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy.
31 January 2018 S/2018/80 This was the Secretary-General's sixth strategic-level report on the threat posed by ISIL (Da'esh) to international peace and security.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
7 February 2019 S/2019/127 This was a letter transmitting the programme of work of the committee, for the period from 1 February 2019 to 31 January 2020.
17 December 2018 S/2018/1128 This was the report of the 1267/1989/2253 Sanctions Committee concerning Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Da’esh), Al-Qaida and associated individuals, groups, undertakings and entities.
13 September 2018 SC/13504 This was a press release on the revised guidelines of the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
6 February 2019 S/2019/112 This was the 16th report of the Office of the Ombudsperson pursuant to the 1267/1989/2253 Al-Qaida/ISIL Sanctions Committee.
28 December 2018 S/2018/1177 This was a letter from the Chair of the Counterterrorism Committee to the President of the Council containing an Addendum to the guiding principles on foreign terrorist fighters, adopted by the committee on 27 December 2018.
28 December 2018 S/2018/1178 This was the annual report of the 1540 Sanctions Committee.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
11 February 2019 S/PV.8460 This was a briefing on the eighth report of the Secretary-General on the threat posed by ISIL (Da'esh).
21 December 2018 S/PV.8437 This was the meeting at which presidential statement S/PRST/2018/21 was adopted.
3 October 2018 S/PV.8364 The chairs of the counter-terrorism-related committees, Ambassador Sacha Sergio Llorenty Solíz (Bolivia), chair of the 1540 Committee; Ambassador Kairat Umarov (Kazakhstan), chair of the 1267/1989/2253 Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee; and Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra Velásquez (Peru), chair of the 1373 Counter-Terrorism Committee briefed the Council on the work of their respective committees.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
21 February 2019 SC/13712 This was a Council-issued press statement condemning the 14 February suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir, noting that over 40 Indian paramilitary forces had died and dozens had been wounded in the attack, for which Jaish-e-Mohammed claimed responsibility.
14 February 2019 SC/13703 Council members issued a press statement that condemning the terrorist attack in Sistan-Baluchestan Province, Iran, on 13 February, in which 27 people were killed and 13 others wounded.
24 November 2018 SC/13600 This was a Council press statement condemning an attack the previous day against the Consulate-General of China in Karachi, Pakistan, which resulted in the deaths of two Pakistani police officers and two civilians.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
26 June 2018 A/RES/72/284 This was a resolution on the review of the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy.
15 June 2017 A/RES/71/291 This was a resolution that established the UN Counter-Terrorism Office headed by a new Under-Secretary-General.
13 June 2014 A/RES/68/276 This was a resolution reviewing the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
4 February 2009 A/HRC/10/3 This was the report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism.
21 May 2005 2005/80 This resolution appointed a special rapporteur on the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism.
Selected Notes by the President of the Security Council View All
16 September 2016 S/2016/791 This was a concept note circulated by New Zealand ahead of the ministerial-level meeting on countering the terrorist threat to civil aviation.
29 March 1995 S/1995/234 This note indicated that the Council agreed to implement measures to make the sanctions committees more transparent by, inter alia, increasing the practice of issuing press releases after Committee meetings.