Underlining that the impact of the Ukraine conflict is not just limited to Europe, he said, the conflict is worsening concerns over food, and fuel security, particularly in the developing countries.
I2U2 is an entirely new grouping of partners that includes the United States, Israel, India, and the UAE.
Intercontinental ballistic missile launches: US sets Thursday vote on new UN sanctions on North Korea
The measure faces opposition from North Korea's neighbors China and Russia, which both said at a council meeting on May 11 that they wanted to see new talks and not more punishment for the North.
Britain’s deputy ambassador James Roscoe told a UN Security Council meeting that Russia has conducted cyber-attacks and used “an online troll factory to spread disinformation.
John Kirby is a veteran public affairs official, having served in various roles at the Pentagon and US State Department, notably as the latter's spokesperson during the Obama administration.
The council statement reiterated "that journalists should be protected as civilians" and also condemned the injury to Abu Akleh's colleague.
India has for long been pitching for a permanent seat at UNSC for over a decade now, but China has been the stumbling block.
India is among the ten non-permanent members of the body and only a permanent member has the power to veto any substantive resolution.
The two countries' ministers urged the Taliban to respect the human rights of all Afghans, including women, children and members of minority groups; and to uphold freedom of travel.
The new meeting, proposed by France and Mexico, will "focus on refugees, third-country nationals and human trafficking," said a diplomat on condition of anonymity.
'Are you ready to close the UN" and abandon international law. "If your answer is no, then you need to act immediately'
The crisis can help Pakistan take a hard look at its exploitative elite or allow the country to slide into irrevocable darkness
A day earlier, Russia was suspended from the UN Human Rights Council.
Biden said the US worked closely with its allies and partners around the world to drive this vote because Russia is committing gross and systemic violations of human rights.
The Council and the General Assembly have held several meetings, including a rare Emergency Special Session in the 193-member Assembly on the situation in Ukraine.