AFP Americas News Agenda for March 25

Duty Editor: Joseph Krauss

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What's happening in the Americas on Monday:

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council holds consultations on the Middle East, including the Syrian war and the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Meeting begins at 1400 GMT. Expect coverage (ISRAEL-PALESTINIANS-PEACE-UN)

WASHINGTON: General John Allen, the former top US commander in Afghanistan, discusses the conflict at an event hosted by the Brookings Institution, a Washington-based think tank. 1400 GMT. Coverage on merit (US-AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-MILITARY)