Archives for posts with tag: UNSecurityCouncil

Blog Report: OVERSIZE PUTIN DOWNGRADES UNITED NATIONS, By Ambassador Mo
New Russia in Syria is looking very much like the old one as Putin seeks to regenerate the Empire. The UN is blocked from acting in Syria in significant part due to Russian veto within UN Security Council. Washington also hides its lack of will behind Russian veto as well as its antipathy toward the ICC – international criminal Court – by failing to press for Syria to be referred to War Crimes Tribunal. –More–
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Blog Report: SUDAN, SOUTH SUDAN SANCTIONS? By, Ambassador Mo
UN Security Council adopted a rather direct resolution on Sudan & South Sudan which outlined specific demands of the two countries now engaged in cycles of conflict & left open threat of sanctions. By deeming current situation “a serious threat to international peace & security,” UNSC left open option for further measures, including Chapter VII which allows for sanctions or even military measures. –More–
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