India’s prime minister has pledged his country’s vaccine production capacity will be made available to the world. In an address to the United Nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called India “the largest vaccine producing country in the world.”
Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro railed against the U.S. while claiming America is the most serious threat to world peace.
President Trump recently spoke on the fight against the coronavirus while addressing the United Nations General Assembly.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling to reform the United Nations. In a pre-recorded address to the General Assembly Monday, the chancellor called for increased unity among member states.
The Trump administration is coming down on Iran following the country’s latest threats to peace in the Middle East. On Saturday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the U.S. will reimpose all United Nations sanctions on the nation.
Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his top officials are accused of detaining, torturing and killing government critics.
Belarus’s opposition leader has urged the United Nations to condemn authorities’ use of excessive force against protesters. She has recommended the UN Human Rights Council hold a session to discuss the country’s situation.