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By Patrick Goodenough, CNSNews, December 14, 2021

Russia used its veto power to kill the resolution drafted by Ireland and Niger. India also voted “no” while China abstained.

The draft stressed the need for a “comprehensive, whole of U.N. approach to address climate change and its effects,” asked the secretary-general to “integrate climate-related security risk as a central component into comprehensive conflict-prevention strategies,” and called for the security implications of climate change to be incorporated into the analyses and activities of U.N. peace missions. …

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