Peace and Security

A settlement to Cypriot dispute ‘closer than ever before, but there’s still a way to go’ – UN Special Adviser

On 22 August 2014, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced that he had appointed Mr. Espen Barth Eide of Norway as his new Special Adviser on Cyprus, replacing Mr. Alexander Downer of Australia, who had stepped down four months earlier, in April.

INTERVIEW: Upcoming visit a chance for Security Council to see, firsthand, challenges facing people of South Sudan

A delegation from the United Nations Security Council is expected to visit South Sudan this week.