And this would be why no one (in the U.S., at least) takes the United Nations seriously.
Secretary of State John Kerry has signed the UN Arms Trade Treaty on behalf of the Obama administration and the National Rifle Association, which has spent years fighting the treaty, isn't happy about it.
President Obama pressed the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday to enforce the chemical weapon ban in Syria and announced America will supply $340 million, in addition to the previous $1 billion, to the effort.
Newly minted US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power is in New York City today for the UN General Assembly meeting.
A comprehensive humiliation on the global stage.
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