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Kuwait calls for abstaining from vetoing humanitarian issues

New York, Kuwait has called for refraining from using veto in humanitarian issues such as allowing urgent humanitarian aid to civilians, medical evacuations and imposing a humanitarian truce, the state-run agency KUNA reported, according to WAM.

Kuwait's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Mansour Al Otaibi made the remarks Thursday night in an open debate on the working methods of the Security Council, which was organized by Kuwait in its current membership of the Security Council to improve the work making it more transparent.

Kuwait currently chairs the Security Council Informal Working Group on Documentation and Other Procedural Questions.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

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