Listen: UN, US And Trump Administration discussed on Morning Edition
"Today. He's expected to be questioned about the Trump administration's trade policies including proposed new tariffs on billions of dollars of Chinese goods. This also comes as the US trade office holds public hearings. This week, hundreds of US businesses can't speak in support of or against the proposed tariffs. A new United Nations report says there was a systematic fit rather systematic failure of the UN in addressing the nearly two year long Ranga crisis in me, and mar Linda fassulo reports. The independent report commissioned by UN secretary, General Antonio Taras examines, how the UN system responded to the campaign against the Roe hang of minority in Myanmar. The report describes the UN's performance as obviously dysfunctional and fraught with serious eras and to conclude that there was a systemic failure, including at the highest levels, which prevented agreements on a common plan of action. The report does not hold any single. UN entity or any individuals accountable for the failure. However, it says that the Security Council should bear some responsibility for not providing enough support, U N agencies and departments at a time when it was essential to do. So for NPR news. I'm Linda Fasulo in New York, but thorns in south western China are still searching for any victims who may be trapped in rubble. After a strong earthquake on Monday,"