Russia, China block UN resolution on Yemen

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April 20, 2011
Financial Times [UK]    
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"The international community appeared powerless to address Yemen’s escalating crisis, as Russia and China blocked a resolution on violence against protesters at the UN Security Council on Tuesday night. Weeks of quiet pressure by western governments have so far failed to end a stand-off between supporters of the 32-year rule of Ali Abdullah Saleh and a growing protest movement determined to unseat him." (04/20/11)

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  • chris

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