The UK's foreign secretary said the European commission president, Ursula von der Leyen, needed to explain herself after she threatened to ban exports of Covid-19 vaccines to the UK. Raab said such a move would cut across previous assurances. 'Frankly, I'm surprised we're having this conversation,' Raab said. 'It's normally the UK and the EU [who] team up to object when other countries with less democratic regimes than our own engage in that kind of brinkmanship'
Britain and the European Union requested Monday that the United Nations Human Rights Council hold a special session in response to the ongoing political crisis Myanmar. The call comes came a week after Myanmar’s generals conducted a coup in the country. “The United Kingdom would like to inform all colleagues that together with the … Continue reading Britain, EU Urge UN Human Rights Council Special Session On Myanmar Read Full Story