Category - Russia-Ukraine conflict

#TheWardPost #UNSecurityCouncil Russia-Ukraine conflict Security Council Reform

Reform UN Security Council and strengthen international order

Reform UN Security Council and strengthen international order Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (17 April 2022) — Calling for reform of the UN Security Council (Council) is not new and did not originate with the Russian invasion of Ukraine. However, this illegal invasion and the egregious accompanying actions of the Russian military bring the issue of reform to the urgent agenda of the international community of civilized nations. The Council’s inability to fulfill its most important mandate...

#TheWardPost Brazil China International peace & security Russia-Ukraine conflict

China, Brazil and their UNSC votes on Russia-Ukraine conflict

China, Brazil and their UNSC votes on Russia-Ukraine conflict Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (26 February 2022) — Members of the UN Security Council literally forced a vote on a resolution drafted by the U.S. and Albania which condemned Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and called for Russia’s immediate withdrawal and cessation of hostilities against Ukraine. The Russian Federation the current president of the Council resisted voting on the issue. The resolution as expected had overwhelming...