Search

 

Cablegate: Unsc Adopts Res 1749 (2007) On Rwanda

VZCZCXYZ0009
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUCNDT #0264 0941633
ZNR UUUUU ZZH(CCY REM CLASS BY AD0A9980C AMG7568-536)
O 041633Z APR 07 ZUI CITE SVC 0121W
FM USMISSION USUN NEW YORK
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 1637
INFO RUEHGG/UN SECURITY COUNCIL COLLECTIVE IMMEDIATE
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC IMMEDIATE

UNCLAS USUN NEW YORK 000264

SIPDIS

C O R R E C T E D C O P Y (REM CLASS BY)

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC EFIN UNSC PREL RW
SUBJECT: UNSC ADOPTS RES 1749 (2007) ON RWANDA

REF: STATE 039861

1. (SBU) On March 28, 2007, the Security Council unanimously
adopted UNSCR 1749, regarding Rwanda. The resolution,
terminating with immediate effect the measures imposed by
paragraph 11 of resolution 1011 (1995), followed up on the
Rwanda Sanctions Committee's recommendation to terminate the
notification requirement for Rwanda.

3.(U) BEGIN TEXT:

The Security Council,

Recalling its resolutions 918 (1994) of 17 May 1994, 1005
(1995) of 17 July 1995, 1011 (1995) of 16 August 1995,
1013 (1995) of 7 September 1995, 1053 (1996) 23 April
1996, and 1161 (1998) 9 April 1998,

Having considered the Report of the Security Council
Committee established pursuant to resolution 918 (1994)
concerning Rwanda of 28 December 2006 (S/2006/1049) and
the oral report of the Chairman of the Security Council
Committee established pursuant to resolution 918 (1994)
concerning Rwanda of 13 March 2007,

Taking note of the letter dated 2 March 2007 from the
Permanent Representative of Rwanda to the United Nations
addressed to the President of the Security Council
(S/2007/121) requesting the termination of the measures
imposed by paragraph 11 of resolution 1011 (1995),

Recalling the termination on 1 September 1996 of the
restrictions imposed by paragraph 13 of resolution 918
(1994) in accordance with paragraph 8 of resolution 1011
(1995) and reaffirming the measures imposed by paragraphs
9 and 10 of resolution 1011 (1995),

Stressing the importance of the cooperation of all States,
in particular those in the region, with the Security
Council Committees established pursuant to resolutions 918
(1994) and 1533 (2004) and with the Group of Experts
established by resolution 1533 (2004), while carrying out
its mandate as renewed by resolution 1698 (2006),

Stressing further the need for States in the region to
ensure that the arms and related materiel delivered to
them are not diverted to or used by illegal armed groups,

Welcoming the positive developments in Rwanda and the
Great Lakes Region, particularly the signing of the Pact
on Security, Stability and Development in the Great Lakes
Region at the Second Summit of the International
Conference on the Great Lakes Region in Nairobi, Kenya on
15 December 2006, and encouraging the signatories to
ratify this pact as soon as possible and to provide for
its expeditious implementation,

Reiterating its call upon the States of the region to
deepen further their cooperation with a view to
consolidating peace in the region,

Acting under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United
Nations,

1. Decides to terminate with immediate effect the measures
imposed by paragraph 11 of resolution 1011 (1995);

2. Decides to remain actively seized of the matter.

END TEXT.
WOLFF

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

COP24: Rapid Action Urged At Climate Change Conference

Following a year of devastating climate disasters around the globe, from California to Kerala, and Tonga to Japan, the annual UN Climate Change Conference opens with the goal of finalising the implementation guidelines for the Paris Climate Change Agreement. More>>

ALSO:

New Report: Refugees In PNG Being Pushed To The Brink

Refugee Council of Australia and Amnesty International paint a stark picture of a traumatised refugee population hit hard by Australia's recent healthcare and counselling service cuts, as well as continued threats to their safety. More>>

ALSO:

Jamal Khashoggi: UK, France, Germany Join Calls For Credible Investigation

Germany, the United Kingdom and France share the grave concern expressed by others including HRVP Mogherini and UNSG Guterres, and are treating this incident with the utmost seriousness. More>>

ALSO:

MSF Not Wanted: Nauru Government Shows Continued Callousness

The Nauruan Government’s decision to ask Doctors Without Borders to immediately leave shows continued callousness towards asylum seekers desperately seeking a safe place to call home, Green MP Golriz Ghahraman said today. More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Pacific.Scoop
  • Cafe Pacific
  • PMC