The Struggling SDGs, Money for Beirut, Resuming Vaccinations in Pakistan and Afghanistan

The US’ doomed bid to extend the Iran Arms Embargo was only part of the goings on at the UN last week. Read our recap: This Week @ The UN.

by Allison Lecce. Read more on PassBlue.

Secretary of State Pompeo visiting the Patton Museum, which commemorates the United States role in liberating Czechoslovakia, in Pilsen, Czech Republic, Aug. 11, 2020. While Pompeo was traveling in Europe last week, the UN Security Council rejected a US draft resolution to extend the Iran arms ban. The five European countries in the Council and six other nations abstained in the vote. RON PRZYSUCHA/STATE DEPARTMENT

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