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.
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.
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.
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.
Russia got support only from its ally China, with the 13 other council members abstaining, reflecting Moscow's failure to get widespread backing for its war in Ukraine.
India at UNSC backs convention prohibiting biological weapons as Russia accused of using global platform for propaganda
India reiterated the importance of prohibiting the use of biological weapons that could potentially turn the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict into a biochemical war.
Lviv's population has swelled by some 200,000 as people from elsewhere in Ukraine have sought shelter there. Early morning barrages also hit on the northern edges of Kyiv.
"We are deeply concerned that despite our repeated urgings to both sides, the safe corridor for our students stranded in Sumy did not materialise," said India’s Permanent Representative at the UN
The order also bans providing financial services or enabling financing for the Russian central bank, Russian government, and entities owned or controlled by them.