U.N. Security Council Resolution on Ukraine

The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting on Russian intervention in Ukraine where it urged all parties to pursue a peaceful… read more

The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting on Russian intervention in Ukraine where it urged all parties to pursue a peaceful resolution of the dispute through political dialogue. Members failed to adopt a draft resolution to reaffirm Ukraine’s sovereignty and to declare the next day’s referendum in Crimea to be invalid. The 15-member Council voted 13-1 in favor of the resolution. However Russia, one of the five permanent members of the Security Council, vetoed the measure while China abstained. close

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U.N. Security Council Resolution on Ukraine

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Program ID:
318324-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Meeting
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 15, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 16, 2014

Airing Details

  • Mar 15, 2014 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 11:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 3:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 15, 2014 | 9:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 16, 2014 | 12:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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