‘Pathetic’: The US Pulls the Plug on a UN Global Cease-Fire Resolution

The US shot down six weeks of negotiations in the UNSC by refusing to back global cease-fires, and blaming COVID19 on China and the WHO.

by Dali ten Hove. Read more on PassBlue.

Secretary-General António Guterres holds a virtual press conference to promote a report on his call for a global cease-fire during the Covid-19 outbreak, April 3, 2020. A Security Council draft resolution supporting his call was knocked down by the US on May 8, facing a low chance for revival. LOEY FELIPE/UN PHOTO