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Jul 16, 2015
Unsustainable 'snap back' mechanism: UN resolution to end Iran sanctions in 10 yearsA draft U.N. resolution on the Iran nuclear deal that says U.N. sanctions would "snap back" if Iran fails to meet its obligations also contains a surprise: The crucial mechanism will end in 10 years.
Sep 26, 2014
Security Council urged to spare veto in matters involving genocidesPermanent council member France is proposing that the five veto-wielding members, also including the United States and Britain, voluntarily refrain from using the veto in what French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius called "mass crimes."
Aug 01, 2014
India stands ground on food security, blocks WTO trade reformsWTO ministers had already agreed the global reform of customs procedures known as "trade facilitation" last December, but it needed to be put into the WTO rule book by 31 July.
May 22, 2014
Russia will veto UN resolution on ICC for Syria, says envoyRussia will veto a draft UN Security Council resolution that calls for bringing Syria before the International Criminal Court, Moscow's ambassador said on Wednesday.
Mar 21, 2014
Amid deteriorating relations with the West, Russia looks at AsiaIf Europe and the United States isolate Russia, Moscow will look East for new business, energy deals, military contracts and political alliances.
Feb 08, 2012
China to dictators: Why worry when I'm there?The world will not be a better place if China’s newfound assertiveness is focussed exclusively on helping autocrats stay in power through brutal repression of their citizens.