Resolution 2625 (South Sudan) S/RES/2625

15 March 2022

On 15 March 2022 the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2625 on the situation in South Sudan. Resolution 2625 extends the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) until 15 March 2023, with a mandate that prioritizes the protection of civilians, creating safe conditions for humanitarian aid delivery, supporting the implementation of the Revitalized Agreement and South Sudan’s peace process, and monitoring, investigating, and reporting on violations of international humanitarian law. The resolution also emphasizes that “South Sudan’s government bears the primary responsibility to protect its populations from genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing, and crimes against humanity.”

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