UN Documents for Lebanon: Security Council Press Statements

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8 February 2019 SC/13696 This was a statement which welcomed the formation of the new unity government in Lebanon.
9 August 2018 SC/13451 This was a press statement condemning the 4 August attack against UNIFIL in southern Lebanon.
27 March 2018 SC/13267 This was a press release commending the convening of the 15 March ministerial meeting in Rome in support of the LAF and Internal Security Forces and welcomed the joint statement issued at the end of the meeting.
19 December 2017 SC/13130 This was a statement welcoming Prime Minister Saad Hariri's return to Lebanon and his decision to continue his term.
19 December 2016 SC/12645 This was a press statement that welcomed the announcement on 18 December of the formation of a national unity Government in Lebanon and congratulated Prime Minister Saad Hariri and his Cabinet.
24 May 2016 SC/12371 This press statement underscored the Council’s deepest concern over the vacancy in the presidency and expressed its intention to continue following related developments with a particular sense of urgency.
24 May 2016 SC/12371 This was a press statement that underscored their deepest concern over the vacancy and expressed their intention to continue following related developments with a particular sense of urgency.
17 March 2016 SC/12287 This was a press statement reaffirming deep concern over the 21-month vacancy in the presidency of Lebanon and the current political stalemate.
19 November 2015 SC/12128 Council members reaffirmed their support for Lebanese sovereignty and territorial integrity, reiterated the importance of Lebanon’s policy of disassociation and called on all Lebanese parties to cease any involvement in the Syrian crisis.
13 November 2015 SC/12120 This was a press statement condemning the 12 November 2015 terrorist attacks in Beirut that resulted in at least 43 killed and over 200 injured.
4 February 2015 SC/11766 This press statement condemned the killing of a UNIFIL peacekeeper.
11 January 2015 SC/11731 This was a press statement expressing outrage at a terrorist attack carried out a day earlier in Tripoli that caused numerous deaths and injuries and for which the Al-Nusra Front claimed responsibility.
4 August 2014 SC/11507 This press statement condemned the attacks by violent extremists groups against the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) and Internal Security Forces.
19 February 2014 SC/11287 This press statement condemned a terrorist attack in Beirut.
15 February 2014 SC/11283 This press statement welcomed the formation of a new government in Lebanon.