1) TOPIC GUIDES

Below you will find links to the topics that will be discussed in the Security Council.


(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION

Download this document to learn more about how the Security Council operates.


(3) VIDEO GUIDES

Click here to learn more about ISIS.
To watch a video and learn more about ISIS, click here.
To learn more about the aims of ISIS, click here.
To learn more about what the Islamic State want, click here.

(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

Security Council
Amnesty International
Human Rights Watch
Relief and Reconciliation

(5) PRIMARY SOURCES

Resolution 2170 (2014)

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH

Angola


To learn more about Angola's position on ISIS:
Angola to Replace Rwanda On UN Security Council
Alarmed by Continuing Syria Crisis, Security Council Affirms Its Support for Special Envoy’s Approach in Moving Political Solution Forward

Chad


To learn more about Chad's position on ISIS:
Chad, Niger launch ground and air offensive against Boko Haram
Boko Haram: Isis-linked Nigerian Terrorist Group may have Extended Itself with Chad Bombings

Chile

To learn more about Chile's position on ISIS:
Chile Ministry of Defense Website Hacked by Apparent ISIS Supporters
Isis Threatens Argentina, Chile Presidents Via Email

China


To learn more about Russia's position on ISIS:
China’s Military Advisers ‘Heading to Syria to Help Fight ISIS’
ISIL Fighters Arrested in China’s Xinjiang, Politician Says

France


To learn more about France's position on ISIS:
France Launches First Airstrikes Against Isis in Syria
More Foreign ISIS Fighters Come from France

Japan

To learn more about Japan's position on ISIS:
Inside Japan's New war with the Islamic State
Proactive Pacifism makes Japan a target for Islamic Terrorists

Jordan


To learn more about Jordan's position on ISIS:
How Jordan Got Pulled Into the Fight Against ISIS
Jordan Needs U.S. Drones to Fight ISIS

Lithuania


To learn more about Lithuania's position on ISIS:
Lithuania Expressed Support for Iraq's New Government
Lithuania Ready to Send Instructors to Train Iraqi Forces Fighting ISIS

Malaysia


To learn more about Malaysia's position on ISIS:
Malaysians in ISIS Trained to Become Snipers and Suicide Bombers, Police Say
Malaysia Terror Threat: US, Australia Embassies Warn Kuala Lumpur Over Possible Planned Attack

New Zealand


To learn more about New Zealand's position on ISIS:
New Zealand 'Stands Up for What is Right' with ISIS Deployment
Kiwis Want to Join Fight Against Isis

Nigeria

To learn more about Nigeria's position on ISISL
While World Watches ISIS, Boko Haram Declares Its Own Caliphate in Nigeria
ISIS-affiliated Boko Haram Claims Responsibility for Nigeria’s Deadly Suicide Bombings

Russia

To learn more about Russia's position on ISIS:
Russia Surprises U.S. With Accord on Battling ISIS
ISIS Sends Message to Putin

Spain


To learn more about Spain's position on ISIS:
14 People Arrested in Spain and Morocco Over Islamic State Links
ISIS-Linked Terror Cell Was Committed to Attack in Spain: Cops

United Kingdom

To learn more about the United Kingdom's position on ISIS:
From 7/7 to Isis: How the terrorist Threat to the UK has Evolved
ISIL: UK Government Response

United States

To learn more about the United State's position on ISIS:
ISIS: Trail of Terror
U.S. Will Send Special Operations Troops To Help Fight ISIS In Syria

Uruguay

To learn more about Uruguay's position on ISIS:
Uruguay condemns ISIS crimes in Syria and Iraq
"Uruguay is not going to fight in the Middle East"

Venezuela

To learn more about Venezuela's position on ISIS:
From Venezuela to Iraq to Russia, Oil Price Drops Raise Fears of Unrest
Would the U.N. Ever Have Authorized Airstrikes Against ISIS?