#BREAKING: Russia Vetoes Extension on Syria Chemical Weapon Investigations

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Russia has cast their veto vote in the United Nations Security Council on Thursday, vetoing an extension on the UN’s investigation into the usage of chemical weapons in Syria. The investigation was to determine who and why used the weapons, and to what extent they were used. The resolution was backed by the United States. (source) 3:34 p.m. ET November 16, 2017

Russia has again vetoed a UN resolution to extend the mandate of expert investigations into usage of chemical weapons in Syria. (source) 6:39 p.m. ET November 17, 2017


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