2 Mar 2022

UN votes to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine – and calls for their withdrawal

Washington Correspondent

In a rare show of unity in Washington last night, President Biden led members of Congress from all parties in a standing ovation in tribute to the people of Ukraine during his first State of the Union Address.

And support for Ukraine was also in evidence at the United Nations General Assembly which has, within the last couple of hours, voted to condemn Russia’s invasion and called on it to pull its forces out of Ukraine immediately.