Following consultations among Council members on Wednesday, 30th November, first among experts and then at permanent representative level, it appears that Gabon circulated a revised draft resolution on Eritrea yesterday night. Gabon had called for a vote yesterday after having put a draft resolution in blue on Tuesday evening. However, it met opposition from several Council members who had amendments to the text.
Additionally, it seems most members were of the view that before taking any action Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki should be allowed to address the Council. Continue reading Eritrea Resolution and Possible Address by the Eritrean President