United Nations Security Council

Positive ‘Movement’

Relations with Russia are at an ‘all-time low,’ according to the president, but with a key abstention at the UN and jab at North Korea, Beijing may be coming around.


António Guterres, the former prime minister of Portugal, will lead the world body after a rare show of unity by the two most powerful security council members fighting a proxy war in Syria.


The diplomat who said the dictator should be “part of the solution” now tells Syrian dissidents the U.S. should pressure him to leave—with force.