🇺🇳 China, Russia abstain from UN vote on sexual violence in conflict | Al Jazeera English

A US threat to block UN Security Council action on sexual violence in armed conflict has been averted after a compromise was reached, while Russia and China abstained over a number of concerns.
In the end, the resolution was rewritten to reflect the three countries’ suggestions

Al Jazeera’s James Bays reports from the United Nations in New York.

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