UN Extends African Union Mission in Somalia
The four-month extension will allow for a review of operations including issues of lifting a partial arms embargo and a call to permit the export of charcoal, says the Security Council.
A Somali woman hands her severely malnourished child to a medical officer of the African Union Mission in Somalia (file photo).
Government of Ethiopia, 8 November 2012
The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday extended the mandate of the African Union peacekeeping Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for another four months, despite the African Union's... read more »
United Nations, 7 November 2012
The Security Council this morning reauthorized the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to maintain its deployment for four months, until 7 March 2013, while deciding to... read more »
UN News Service, 2 November 2012
The United Nations Security Council has extended the mandate of the international peacekeeping force providing support to the Government of Somalia in its efforts to bring peace... read more »