Category: Charles Dunbar

Saudi Arabia rejects Security Council seat, criticizes U.N. body

Associated Press Charles Dunbar, College of Arts & Sciences Just hours after winning a coveted place on the U.N. Security Council for the first time, Saudi Arabia did a stunning about-face Friday and rejected the seat, denouncing the body for failing to resolve world conflicts such as the Syrian civil war… Expert quote: “It is […]

Western Sahara: Why Africa’s last colony can’t break free

Boston Globe (subscription required) Charles Dunbar, College of Arts & Sciences On a recent Saturday in May, as dusk shaded into night in this desert city, more than a thousand women, men, and children poured into the streets… Expert quote: “The true blame lies with the UN Security Council. It is the unwillingness of the […]