A senior United Nations official told the Security Council Tuesday night that “immediate action” was required to find a political situation to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine.
The emergency meeting was held at the request of Russia, which says eastern Ukraine faces a “humanitarian catastrophe” and proposed a humanitarian mission to help displaced civilians, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Critics accuse Russia of using civilian suffering as a pretext to intervene directly in a region where pro-Russian separatists are battling Ukrainian forces.
Russia blocks efforts to address the conflict in Syria where over 170,000 have died over the last several years, but who am I to use that to question Russian motives?
A world still shaky in an uncertain recovery from the Great
Is it any wonder I've felt we live in an era with a weird inter-war vibe?
But somehow, I'm sure it is America's fault. I'm sure we have nothing to fear but