Reply to "Russia kills UN resolution calling Srebrenica massacre genocide"

Originally Posted by Demerara_Guy:
“Today’s vote mattered,” said U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power, who was a 24-year-old journalist in Bosnia at the time of the Srebrenica massacre. “It mattered hugely to the families of the victims of the Srebrenica genocide.

 

Russia’s veto is heartbreaking for those families, and it is a further stain on this council’s record.”

 

Russia kills UN resolution calling Srebrenica massacre genocide, By: Edith M. Lederer The Associated Press, Published on Wed Jul 08 2015, Source

While indeed Russia's veto is unwelcome, Samantha Power must remember the times she extended the US_of_A's veto on similar matters.

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