U.N. adopts Japan's anti-nuke resolution but U.S. abstains

National / Politics Dec 6, 2018

U.N. adopts Japan's anti-nuke resolution but U.S. abstains

The U.N. General Assembly endorsed a Japanese anti-nuclear resolution by a wide margin on Wednesday, but the United States abstained in a shift of position from the previous year. The U.N. organ also adopted an Austria-led resolution calling on member countries to ratify a landmark ...