UN Documents for Iraq: Security Council Letters

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9 February 2018 S/2018/118 This was a letter from the Secretary-General to the Council containing the terms of reference for the investigative team to support domestic efforts to hold ISIL accountable by collecting, preserving and storing evidence of war crimes committed by ISIL in Iraq.
19 January 2018 S/2018/63 This was a letter in which the Secretary-General requested the extension of the deadline for the submission of the terms of reference for the investigative team to hold ISIL accountable until 9 February 2018.
21 December 2017 S/2017/1122 This was a letter in which the Secretary-General requested the extension of the deadline for the submission of terms of reference for the investigative team to hold ISIL accountable until 19 January 2018.
20 November 2017 S/2017/989 This was a letter in which the Secretary-General requested the extension of the deadline for the submission of terms of reference for the investigative team to hold ISIL accountable until 20 December 2017.
15 November 2017 S/2017/966 This was a letter containing the executive summary, observations and full set of recommendations of an independent external assessment of the structure and staffing of UNAMI submitted by the team of experts.
6 October 2017 S/2017/851 This was from the President of the Council, agreeing on the Secretary-General’s recommendation in the letter S/2017/850.
3 October 2017 S/2017/850 This was from the Secretary-General, recommending a one-month extension of the deadline for the external review assessment of UNAMI.
14 August 2017 S/2017/710 This was from Iraq to the president of the Security Council, asking the international community to provide assistance in the effort to prosecute ISIL.
18 July 2017 S/2017/624 This was a summary of the 2242 Informal Expert Group on Women and Peace and Security meeting on Iraq on 14 June 2017.
22 December 2016 S/2016/1104 This was a summary note of the meeting held on 18 October 2016 on women and peace and security in Iraq.
17 October 2016 S/2016/870 This letter was from Iraq objecting to the Turkish incursion into Iraqi territory.
29 July 2016 S/2016/683 This was the summary of the 29 April 2016 meeting on Iraq held by the Security Council's 2242 Informal Expert Group on Women, Peace and Security.
16 June 2016 S/2016/545 This was a letter by Canada asking the Council to establish a mechanism to investigate reports of violations of international law by ISIL in Iraq and Syria, in the light of the emergence of new facts.
11 December 2015 S/2015/963 This was a letter transmitting Iraq’s complaint regarding the Turkish deployment of an armoured battalion to the Ba’shiqa region near Mosul.
16 September 2015 S/2015/723 Iraq reported violations of its airspace by Turkey. While not specified in the letter, it was in reference to Turkish airstrikes against PKK bases in northern Iraq.