Рейтинг@Mail.ru
Pravda.ru

News » World

Russia and China ignore UN Security Council's meeting on North Korea

18.04.2014 | Source:

Pravda.Ru

 

 

Russia and China ignore UN Security Council's meeting on North Korea. 52618.jpeg
AP photo

Russia and China did not attend the informal meeting of the UN Security Council on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), representatives of the UN Security Council Commission on Human Rights in North Korea said.

The meeting discussed the commission's report on the situation with human rights in North Korea. The authors of the report offered to hand over the identified violations to the international court in The Hague and recommend the UN Security Council should take sanctions against perpetrators.

Nine of thirteen participants of the meeting supported the authors of the report. To deliver the information to the court in The Hague, one requires the support from five permanent members of the Security Council. However, Russia and China that ignored the informal meeting may veto the move.

 

follow us in feedly



Popular photos


Most popular

Europe turns into cesspool of the world
Europe turns into cesspool of the world
Could you imagine 20 years ago that all modern cities would be equipped with CCTV cameras that would be following you everywhere? Nowadays, no one raises the question of violation of human rights and...
Russia, Belarus and Serbia learn to suppress 'Maidan'
Russia, Belarus and Serbia learn to suppress 'Maidan'
First-ever joint military exercises of paratroopers from Russia, Belarus and Serbia are to start in two days near Novorossiisk, Russia. Under the scenario of the drills that will be held on September...

Video

Popular photos

Система Orphus