UN Secrity Council Renews Mandate of UNSMIL for One Year After Restructuring.

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2020-09-16 15:45:00

New York, 16 September 2020(Lana) UN Security Council has extended the mandate of the UN Support Mission in Libya UNSMIL for a year until September 15, 2021, calling for an overview of its leadership structure and priorities for teh first time since it was founded in 2011. The Security Council Resolution 2542, prepared by UK initiated some alterations in the leadership structure of UNSMIL, repalcing the term 'special representative' with 'special envoy'. Adopting the resolution was made by a vote of 13 in favour to 0 against and two abstentions China and Russia. =Lana=