United States to Scrutinize UN Peace Keeping and Human Rights Functions

Apr 5, 2017

Claims of Human Rights abuse have often been used by the UN to selectively condemn nations critical of UN intervention in the name of “peacekeeping.” As the US assumes the Security Council’s rotating presidency, US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said Monday that the U.S. would closely scrutinize these two prominent U.N. functions in order to ensure that UN isn’t targeting of certain nations out of bias and overlooking other violations by other nations equally as serious.