Showdown For UN Seat

Showdown For UN Seat

Central America

The battle between Venezuela and Guatemala for the fifth available non-permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council will continue in New York today, Tuesday. After 10 rounds of voting Monday there was still no clear winner to replace the seat's current occupant, Argentina, when it steps down on December 31. Although Guatemala managed to beat Venezuela in each round of voting, it failed to secure a two-thirds' majority needed to win the seat. The battle between the two Latin American na

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