No major change to UNIFIL mandate - Arab News

Lebanese naval forces take part in a joint training exercise with the UN Interim Force in Lebanon off Beirut. (AFP). BEIRUT: The UN Security Council's decision on Wednesday to extend the mandate of the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) by another ...

Security Council renews mandate of United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon - AppsforPCdaily

Israel and the United States have achieved a victory at the United Nations Security Council with the body's decision to expand the mandate and number of ground troops of UNIFIL, the UN Interim Force in Lebanon. It will also be required to tour southern ...

After tense talks, UN renews peacekeepers in Lebanon - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

The United Nations Security Council unanimously voted to renew the mandate for a peacekeeping mission in Lebanon on Wednesday, following tense negotiations amid US and Israeli criticism that UN troops should do more to stop Hezbollah from receiving ...

Message from the UNIFIL Mission: United Nations Security Council unanimously renews UNIFIL mandate until August ... - ReliefWeb

The United Nations Security Council yesterday voted unanimously to renew UNIFIL's mandate under Security Council resolution 1701, expressing a strong commitment to the existing mandate. UNIFIL will continue to work to fulfill the mandate to its fullest ...

UNIFIL Mandate Beefed Up — Now What? - Honestreporting.com

1. The UN Security Council agreed to beef up the mandate of international peacekeepers in Southern Lebanon. According to the New York Times, the US threatened not to renew the mandate for the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) unless it was ...

Thursday August 31, 2017 - Israel Hayom

The mission of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon has not changed, but it has been authorized to "take all necessary action ... to ensure that its area of operations is not utilized for hostile activities" • UNIFIL's budget set at $489 million ...

“There is no safety—said Hashem—for the wicked.” Isaiah 48:22 (The Israel Bible™) - Breaking Israel News

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley with Israel's Ambassador to the U.N. Danny Danon, tours a terror tunnel built by Hamas during her visit to the Israel-Gaza border June 8. (Matty Stern/U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv/Flash90). Israel received encouraging ...

Security Council renews mandate of UN peacekeeping force in Lebanon - Xinhua

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 30 (Xinhua) -- The UN Security Council on Wednesday adopted a resolution to renew the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission in Lebanon for one year, till Aug. 31, 2018. The resolution reaffirmed the Security Council's ...