Saudi move ‘could shake world out of complacency’

Soruce: Arab News:

KUWAIT CITY: Gulf countries and Egypt have applauded the Kingdom’s decision to reject a UN Security Council seat in protest at the world body’s failure to act on issues like Syria and Palestine.
Saudi Arabia turned down a coveted two-year term on the council on Friday in a rare display of anger over the UN “double standard.”
Russia and China have repeatedly blocked resolutions to condemn Syrian President Bashar Assad.


Categories: Asia, Saudi Arabia

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