India is the new chair of the International Sanctions Committee
for Libya.Published On(2021-01-08 17:48:00)
New York, January 8, 2021 (Lana) - The India's ambassador to the
United Nations, Terumurti, becomes the new president for 2021 of the
UN Security Council's International Sanctions Committee for Libya,
succeeding Germany's Jurgon Schultz, who ended his mandate on
December 31, 2020.
The International Sanctions Committee for Libya was formed on March
17, 2011 according to Security Council Resolution No. 1973, in the
aftermath of the February 17 Revolution 2011, and includes in its
membership all the fifteen members of the Security Council, and it
takes its decisions by consensus, and the committee prepares annual
reports on the conduct of its work .
On Friday, the website of the Indian mission to the international
organization stated through its page on the Web, that India will also
take over during the year (2021-2022) the chairmanship of the Taliban
Sanctions Committee and the Counter-Terrorism Committee.