KEY POINTS The United Nations suspended Russia from its seat on the Human Rights Council on Thursday. The resolution to strip Russia of its seat on the Human Rights Council passed with 93 votes in favor, 24 against and 58 abstentions. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield introducedContinue Reading

UN: Moscow has called for a special meeting of the UN Security Council Monday to discuss claims that Russian troops committed atrocities against Ukrainian civilians in Bucha, a city outside Kyiv. “In light of Ukraine’s radical vile provocations in #Bucha, Russia requested a #UN Security Council meeting on Monday AprilContinue Reading

Russian President Vladimir Putin has received the backing of his Chinese counterpart amid fears in the West that Moscow is preparing for military action against Ukraine FILE – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, right, reviews a military honor guard with Chines… THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Chinese President Xi Jinping has backedContinue Reading

Russia says it will take nothing less but NATO expansion ban Russia has maintained a tough posture amid the tensions over its troop buildup near Ukraine A convoy of Russian armored vehicles moves along a highway in Crimea, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022. Russia has concentrated an estimated 100,000 troops withContinue Reading