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UNSC sanctions committees can do more

  • Ahmad Shaleh Bawazir and Purna Cita Nugraha
    Ahmad Shaleh Bawazir and Purna Cita Nugraha


New York | Mon, August 6, 2018 | 01:35 pm
UNSC sanctions committees can do more The chamber of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) in New York. ( Izzotti)

PREMIUM The authority to impose sanctions to prevent, settle and mitigate conflicts seems to make the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) more powerful than other bodies in the entire UN system. 

Many would disagree, but the fact that only the UNSC has the mandate to enforce measures, including sanctions that all UN member states must comply with, is undeniable.

It wi...

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