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Useful or useless? The Ukraine UN ambassador's take on the UN Security Council

Season 2022, Ep. 7

Has Russia's invation of Ukraine pushed the UN Security Council to the brink of existential crisis?


As one of the veto powers, Russia is blocking all resolutions on Ukraine. And from the looks of it, the Security Council is paralyzed on an international crisis of historical dimentions. But is this really the case?

 

Therese Leine, senior communications advisor, and Dr. Niels Nagelhus Schia, senior research fellow and social antropoligist, from The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, visited the UN to find out.


The guest in this episode of The World Stage is Sergiy Kyslytsya, Ukraine's ambassador to the UN.

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