Alistair Burt agrees on resolution to bring Daesh to justice at UN Security Council
News 25 Sep 2017

Alistair Burt agrees on resolution to bring Daesh to justice at UN Security Council

The Minister of State for the Middle East, Alistair Burt, spoke at a United Nations Security Council meeting in New York on Friday about agreeing on a resolution to bring Daesh to justice, as foreign officials gathered in the city for the United Nations General Assembly. Minister Burt also discussed the UK's provision of £1 million to establish a UN investigative team that will help gather and preserve evidence of Daesh's crimes in Iraq and encouraged other countries to contribute.

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