Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Climate’s Impact on Global Security

Chosun Ilbo | Dec 14, 2021 at 9:11 AM
  • Russia has vetoed a draft UN Security Council resolution that warns about the security implications of climate change.
  • This would have been the first time it singled out the subject for a resolution of its own.
  • China, India and Russia have drafted a resolution of their own focused on the situation in Africa’s Sahel, where climate has been linked to conflict.