U.N. imposes new sanctions on DPRK

01/12/2016 11:06

The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea 
on Wednesday aimed at cutting the Asian country's annual export revenue by a quarter in response to Pyongyang's fifth and largest nuclear test in September.

Deputy PM attends UNSC video meeting celebrating end of World War II

09/05/2020 21:03

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh on May 8 attended the United Nations Security Council’s high-level video meeting with the theme “75 years from the end of the Second World War on European Soil – lessons learned for preventing future atrocities, responsibility of the Security Council".

UNSC presidency – “golden chance” for Vietnam: Deputy PM

08/01/2020 17:05

Vietnam’s assumption of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC)’s non-permanent membership for the 2020-2021 tenure and the UNSC’s presidency in January 2020 is a valuable opportunity for the country to contribute constructively and responsibly to the international community’s common affairs.

Vietnam pursues multilateralism, consensus at UNSC: Deputy PM

10/06/2019 18:33

Vietnam’s highest priority during its term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 would be promoting multilateralism and compliance with international law in addressing global challenges regarding peace and security, said a senior official.

Vietnam wins election to UNSC

07/06/2019 23:40

Vietnam officially won the election to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021 after getting 192 votes out of the 193 member countries and territories of the UN General Assembly on June 7 evening (Vietnam time).

Japanese diplomat confident Vietnam will be elected to UNSC

04/06/2019 23:22

On the threshold of the election of five countries as non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council slated for June 7, a Japanese high-ranking diplomat has expressed his belief that Vietnam will have a high chance to win the election.

Security Council nominates Portugal's Guterres as UN chief

07/10/2016 09:20

The United Nations Security Council on October 6 unanimously nominated former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres to be the next Secretary-General, recommending that the 193-member General Assembly appoint him for five years from Jan. 1, 2017.