UN approves measure requiring states to justify veto

UN approves measure requiring states to justify veto

By Philippe RATER The 193 members of the United Nations General Assembly adopted by consensus Tuesday a resolution requiring the five permanent members of the Security Council to justify their use of the veto. The push for reform, which was greeted with applause in...
UN to vote on measure pushing states to justify veto use

UN to vote on measure pushing states to justify veto use

By Philippe RATER The 193 members of the United Nations General Assembly are to vote Tuesday on a resolution that would require the five permanent members of the Security Council to justify their use of the veto in future. Discussions of veto reform are rare and...