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CGTN published this video item, entitled “What role has the United Nations played in the Gulf War?” – below is their description.
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video In 1990, the United Nations was confronted with yet another armed clash, this time between Saddam Hussein’s Iraq and its neighbor Kuwait, in what would become known as the Gulf War. The United Nations responded quickly as it adopted resolution 660, condemning Iraq for aggression. After years of Cold War paralysis, it seems the Security Council can now act decisively. #UN75CGTN YouTube Channel
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In This Story: United Nations
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security.
At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; with the addition of South Sudan in 2011, membership is now 193, representing almost all of the world’s sovereign states.