Topic: United Nations
Irish foreign minister Micheal Martin on Saturday questioned the misuse of veto power at the UN Security Council. He argued that the five-state veto power...
Riyad Mansour, the UN Palestinian ambassador, told the UN General Assembly his people are “being slaughtered,” with entire families killed and stressed that “the horrors need to end and the only way to end them is a ceasefire.”
Turkey’s President Erdogan has called for the United Nations Security Council to be reformed, decrying the fact that the United States could veto a ceasefire proposal for Gaza despite huge support from other countries.
The Director General of the New York office of the United Nations High Commissioner of Human rights has resigned over the “text-book case of genocide,” unfolding in Gaza.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday expressed "shock" over India abstaining on a United Nations resolution on the Israel-Hamas war, saying that watching in silence thousands of men, women and children in Palestine being annihilated goes against everything India has stood for.