The govt. must make it abundantly clear that J&K is an internal issue & external interference is unwarranted. Both the UNSC meeting & President Donald Trump's comments are a clear indication of BJP govt's failed diplomacy.
#Zakharova : Because US actions threaten international security, we found it expedient to call a briefing at the UNSC to raise international awareness. We expect a frank exchange of views with our colleagues and the High Representative to the UN Secretary-General
DJIBOUTI’s UN envoy Siad Doualeh says the country will not quit race for UNSC post despite Kenya’s endorsement by AU.
Political situation with impass btw federal Gov. & federal states Security situation with frequent attacks by Al-Shabaab Worsening of humanitarian situation & persistent human rights violations & sexual violence At UNSC, @anngueguen raises concern over situation in #Somalia
Russia continues to have a G2 relationship with the US in the nuclear arena but this could vanish as a bilateral forum if ColdWar arms control treaties & practices are rescinded (INF) or allowed to lapse (START?). Russia will of course retain its unchallenged seat on the UNSC 4/4
The UN is now a celebrated joke. India is the third largest in the world in population, in GDP [PPP valuation], and high on territory. Yet in the five nations in UNSC, India does not figure. But small countries like UK figure!!
Congratulations to EAM and her entire team at MEA & diplomatic missions for their untiring efforts that have led to India’s re-election to ICJ. Our deep gratitude to all the members of UNGA as well as UNSC for their support and trust in India.