Security Council ends 13-year sanctions regime on Liberia

May 25, 2016 Off By Web Desk

Acknowledging the sustained progress made on rebuilding Liberia after the 1999-2003 civil war, the United Nations Security Council today terminated an arms embargo against the country and dissolved the related mechanisms, namely the sanctions Committee and the expert panel.
While taking such measures, the 15-nation body, through a unanimously adopted resolution, …