In a sad, predictable exercise China and Russia voted down a UNSC resolution to temporarily halt the bloodletting in Syria. One country from the hemisphere backed the China-Russia position; one did not.
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Amy Williams is the former Managing Director of Global Americans and former editor of www.LatinAmericaGoesGlobal.org. She is a lawyer with a background in international law and international political economy. As a Fulbright Scholar in Sweden, she studied the role of international aid in preventing the recurrence of violence in post-conflict countries. She was also the data editor for the UNDP publication Post-Conflict Economic Recovery: Enabling Indigenous Drivers.