Phyllis Bennis discusses the Trump-led UN Security Council meeting, the impact advisors Pompeo and Bolton are having on U.S. Foreign Policy, and conflict in Palestine.
In a move opposed by the United States and Israel, Palestinian leaders have submitted a request to join the International Criminal Court and sign over a dozen other international treaties.
The United Nations Security Council has again undermined efforts to end the Israeli occupation.
The question in Washington should be: will adding fuel to the violence make matters worse?
Phyllis Bennis tells GRITtv the story behind the intervention in Libya, who the players are, why this matters, and whether we’re in this one too for the long haul.
UN resolution goes far beyond no-fly zone to allow all necessary measures against Qaddafi.
Once again the U.S. places the burden of compromising on the settlements squarely on Palestine shoulders.
Washington calls Israeli settlements illegitimate, if not illegal.
How does this help the United States?