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  •  France lifts its reservations to the CEDAW - New York - 14 October 2013 - Franceonu Photos

    France lifts its reservations to the CEDAW - New York - 14 October 2013 - Franceonu Photos

  •  F. Hollande and BAN Ki-moon - UNGA68 - 24 september 2013 - UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

    F. Hollande and BAN Ki-moon - UNGA68 - 24 september 2013 - UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

  •  Mr Alexis Lamek at the Security Council - 6 August 2013 - Franceonu Photo

    Mr Alexis Lamek at the Security Council - 6 August 2013 - Franceonu Photo

  •  Mr. Bertoux, Political Counsellor, at the Security Council

    Mr. Bertoux, Political Counsellor, at the Security Council

  •  French Ambassador at the Security Council - 19 September 2012 - UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

    French Ambassador at the Security Council - 19 September 2012 - UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

  •  Najat Vallaud-Belkacem at the UN Security Council - 24 June 2013 / Franceonu Photo

    Najat Vallaud-Belkacem at the UN Security Council - 24 June 2013 / Franceonu Photo

  •  Gérard Araud signs for France the Arms Trade Treaty - 3 juin 2013 / Franceonu Photo

    Gérard Araud signs for France the Arms Trade Treaty - 3 juin 2013 / Franceonu Photo

  •  F. Hollande and UNSG Ban Ki-moon - Paris - 6 October 2012 - Présidence de la République/Laurent Blevennec

    F. Hollande and UNSG Ban Ki-moon - Paris - 6 October 2012 - Présidence de la République/Laurent Blevennec

  •  Laurent Fabius and UNSG BAN Ki-moon - Paris - 08/10/2012 - Photos: F. De La Mur

    Laurent Fabius and UNSG BAN Ki-moon - Paris - 08/10/2012 - Photos: F. De La Mur

  •  French President François Hollande addresses the UNGA - 25/09/2012 - UN Photo

    French President François Hollande addresses the UNGA - 25/09/2012 - UN Photo

  •  F. Hollande and Ban Ki-moon - 21 May 2012 - Presidence of the Republic/Christelle ALIX

    F. Hollande and Ban Ki-moon - 21 May 2012 - Presidence of the Republic/Christelle ALIX

  •  Laurent Fabius and BAN Ki-moon - New York, 19 May 2012, Photo Franceonu /Copyright

    Laurent Fabius and BAN Ki-moon - New York, 19 May 2012, Photo Franceonu /Copyright

  •  Mr. Jean-Pierre Bel, President of the French Senate, meets UNSG Ban Ki-moon - March 2012 - UN Photo/Evan Schneider

    Mr. Jean-Pierre Bel, President of the French Senate, meets UNSG Ban Ki-moon - March 2012 - UN Photo/Evan Schneider

  •  The General Assembly at work-May 2011 - Franceonu photo/Juliette Charvet

    The General Assembly at work-May 2011 - Franceonu photo/Juliette Charvet

  •  The GA Hall seen from the French delegation’s bench- May 2011 - Photo/Juliette Charvet

    The GA Hall seen from the French delegation’s bench- May 2011 - Photo/Juliette Charvet

  •  The Blue Helmets of the UN - UN Photo/Mark Garten

    The Blue Helmets of the UN - UN Photo/Mark Garten

  •  The Security Council at work

    The Security Council at work

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16 April 2014 - Security Council - Ukraine - Statement by Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations

(UN translation)

The report before the Council is damning for two reasons. First, it describes in the harshest terms the sorry tale of years of corruption and abuse on the part of former (...) [read ...]

16 April 2014 - Security Council - Threats to international peace and security: Prevention and fight against genocide - Statement by Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations

(UN translation)

I thank Rwanda for having organized this moment of gathering and commemoration in honour of the victims of genocide. The briefings of Mr. Eliasson and Mr. Keating will enabled (...) [read ...]

15 April 2014 - Security Council Meeting on the “Caesar” report concerning mass torture perpetrated by the Syrian regime

Press conference with Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations, Professor David M. Crane, chief prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone, and Dr. Stuart J. Hamilton, forensic pathologist from United Kingdom Home Office Register.

Unofficial translation

Introductive remarks by Mr Gerard Araud Hello everyone, The subject of this press conference is the presentation of the “Caesar” report. This report was drafted by an (...) [read ...]

13 April 2014 - Security Council - Ukraine - Statement by Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations

(Unofficial translation)

Madam President, Since yesterday, we’ve been witnessing a sudden and concomitant explosion of violence in eastern Ukraine; there is nothing spontaneous about this violence. (...) [read ...]

10 April 2014 - Central African Republic/Adoption of resolution 2149 - Remarks to the press by Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations

(in French and in English)

M. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations, talks to the press following the adoption of UNSC resolution 2149 authorizing the deployment of a (...) [read ...]

31 March 2014 - Climate - Release of the second volume of the IPCC report

Statement by M. Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs

The second volume of the IPCC [Fifth Assessment] report confirms the grave risks hanging over mankind if nothing is undertaken to curb the effects of climate disruption. As (...) [read ...]

31 March 2014 - Suspension of the right to veto in the event of mass crimes - Interview of Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations, with French TV France 24

(in French and in English)

Q : La France va renoncer à son véto ? Non, pas du tout. C’est une initiative qui a été prise et annoncée officiellement par le président de la République, reprise par le ministre (...) [read ...]

31 March 2014 - United Nations - DRC - Adoption of Security Council resolution 2147 renewing MONUSCO’s mandate (March 28, 2014)

Statement of the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

France welcomes the unanimous adoption by the Security Council, on France’s initiative, of resolution 2147. The adopted text renews for one year the mandate of the United (...) [read ...]

31 March 2014 - United Nations - Human Rights Council – Review of the 25th session

Statement of the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The UN Human Rights Council closed its 25th session on March 28 in Geneva, after 4 weeks of work. France welcomes the adoption on this occasion of a resolution condemning the (...) [read ...]

28 March 2014 - DRC / CAR / Ukraine - Remarks to the press by Mr. Gérard Araud, Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations

(in French and in English)

Bonjour à tous, Les membres du Conseil de sécurité viennent d’adopter à l’unanimité une résolution présentée par la France sur la République démocratique du Congo. Cette résolution (...) [read ...]

UN Express

23 April 2014 - Security Council Press Statement on Mali

On 23 April, the members of the Security Council were briefed by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Mali on the situation in Mali. The members of the Security Council welcomed the “elements of a roadmap” to end the crisis, distributed by the Malian Government to the Security Council during its visit to (...) [read ...]

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15 April 2014 - Presentation of the « Caesar » report on mass torture and execution of detainees by the Syrian regime



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