Russia Veto’s U.N. Resolution for Investigation into Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

Russia Veto’s U.N. Resolution for Investigation into Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

  NEW YORK – Vitaly Churkin, Russia’s U.N. ambassador, has vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have established an international criminal tribunal to investigate the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last July over eastern Ukraine that killed 298 passengers. The Security Council on Wednesday “sent the wrong message” to the families […]