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508 announcements from UK Mission to the United Nations, New York × including location-specific news
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  1. "We believe the way to achieve lasting peace is through a negotiated two-state solution"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  2. "The absence of famine is not the absence of need. Hunger by any other name is still hunger"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  3. "Today we are all witnessing Haiti turn a corner. Days of violence and instability have begun to fade. The ultimate thanks go to the people of Haiti"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  4. "We very much hope that the UN will be better equipped to build and sustain peace, to respond to crises, and to deliver support for development"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  5. "UN peacekeeping missions are not meant to stay the same. They are meant to evolve alongside the conditions on the ground"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  6. "Trafficking is a development issue, it’s a human rights issue, and it’s a security issue. It needs a coherent UN response."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  7. "Multilateral cooperation must continue to effectively counter terrorism and violent extremism."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  8. "As a long standing friend of the Burmese people, the United Kingdom has watched in horror at the violence that has erupted over the past month."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  9. "It is clear that the threat facing civilian aviation has not diminished."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  10. "Despite years of progress, Afghanistan continues to face tough security and development challenges."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  11. "Suffering on this scale cannot be allowed to continue. South Sudan cannot continue on its current path."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  12. Foreign Secretary urges China to keep up pressure on North Korea

    • FCO
    • Press release
  13. Foreign Secretary hosts key summit on Burma

    • FCO
    • Press release
  14. "We remain committed to partnering with Nigeria and its neighbours to degrade and defeat Boko Haram"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  15. "It’s in all of our interests to forge an even closer relationship as we strive to maintain peace and security in Africa."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  16. Until the regime sees that diplomacy, not duplicity is the way forward, we must use all of our diplomatic tools to bring pressure to bear on Pyongyang

    • FCO
    • Speech
  17. UN Security Council emergency debate on North Korea: Matthew Rycroft's speech

    • FCO
    • Speech
  18. "Peacekeeping is one tool in the sustaining peace toolbox. It cannot be used in isolation..."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  19. "The UK has consistently welcomed the creation of a G5 Sahel joint force"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  20. "We owe it to Zaida, Michael and the rest of the group of experts to continue to use their reporting in our decisions."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  21. "We all recognise the important work that UNMIK has done over many years for the benefit of Kosovo. But it’s time for the Mission to shrink, not grow"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  22. "Women have spent too long enduring and surviving these crises; it’s long past time for them to play their fullest part in solving them."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  23. In a world where North Korean missile tests seem routine, let me be clear: this is not business as usual.

    • FCO
    • Speech
  24. Foreign Office Minister welcomes tougher sanctions on North Korea

    • FCO
    • Press release
  25. "All Member States must recognise and respect that there can be no ifs, no buts: sanctions agreed in this Council are legally binding"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  26. "The Arms Trade Treaty will remain central to the United Kingdom’s approach to preventing irresponsible trafficking in arms"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  27. "After generations of hostility, blood & tears & in the wake of years of pain and wars, we are determined to bring an end to the bloodshed & sorrow"

    • FCO
    • Speech
  28. "Make no mistake, this is a crisis of human creation; a crisis that South Sudan’s leaders have had six years to prevent."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  29. "We must all work together – the United Nations, this Council, the countries and organisations of Africa - to address the root causes of conflict."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  30. "The United Nations’ relationship with Haiti has changed but our commitment has not."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  31. "It’s clear that our message simply isn’t getting through to the Government of the DRC. The killings have continued, the horror has continued."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  32. "DPRK clearly intends to threaten directly an ever greater number of States, and indirectly the whole world."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  33. "There’s an unprecedented demand for multilateral responses to global challenges – and the international system must evolve to keep up."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  34. "We cannot turn a blind eye to activities undertaken by Iran which violate Security Council resolutions."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  35. "The spectre of biological, chemical, or nuclear materials falling into terrorist hands is the nightmare scenario."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  36. "Questions on the British Indian Ocean Territory have long been a bilateral matter between the UK and Mauritius. "

    • FCO
    • Speech
  37. "Afghanistan needs to be united now more than ever. Afghanistan needs to be looking to the future in hope, not in fear."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  38. "Support for a two-state solution is the only way to ensure a just and lasting resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  39. "The recent work by both the United Nations and the African Union marks a new period of this partnership."

    • FCO
    • Speech
  40. "Anti-personnel landmines are nothing short of indiscriminate killers."

    • FCO
    • Speech