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The Day the United Nations Ceased to Exist | Andrey Kortunov

Tensions in Syria continued to escalate throughout 2019. Hostilities were stepped up again throughout the country and the conflict’s total toll approached a million. A new wave of Syrian refugees swept through Turkey and flooded Europe. Russia blocked US and British resolutions on enforcing peace on Damascus in the UN Security Council nine times. Continue reading The Day the United Nations Ceased to Exist | Andrey Kortunov