Leopoldo Lopez charges "trumped up"..
The United States Ambassador to the United Nations issued a statement on Saturday concerning the rapidly deteriorating status quo of the South American nation, as a recent Fox news opinion stated is "on our doorstep"--
THE NIKKI HALEY PRESS RELEASE-- "TRUMPED UP"--
THE FOX NEWS OPINION-- "ON OUR DOORSTEP"--
However, an examination of UN Security Council resolutions dating back to the last century shows, Haiti aside, not a single document passed relating to South America, and for that matter, the Western Hemisphere.
UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS--
There appears a genuine and lopsided concern for worldwide crises in the Security Council that seems to focus on Africa and the Middle East, with other references to Afghanistan and cameo appearances for Guinea-Bissau and East Timor (?).
It is time for the UN to take action on many of the strongarm governments of Central and South America and quit passing the buck off on the weak chinned OAS.