Two-month-old Karim Abdallah lost his eye and mother in the bombing of Eastern Ghouta by regime forces.
The US found itself without much support at the Security Council where even one of its closest allies, the UK, said Britain disagrees with Trump's move on Jerusalem.
In a hard-fought race for a seat, India's candidate judge Dalveer Bhandari took the position from Britain's Christopher Greenwood at the International Court of Justice.
The United Nations Security Council will hold a vote on Thursday to repeat an international inquiry on the chemical weapon use in Syria. The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons found that Syrian regime used sarin in April.
A closed-door meeting of the 15-member council says Myanmar is using excessive force in Rakhine state and calls for immediate action to end the violence.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres describes the humanitarian situation in Myanmar as “catastrophic.”
US Ambassador Nikki Haley gave the warning during an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss the suspected gas attack in Syria.
The United States and its allies have effectively taken the same position on nuclear disarmament as Russia, saying time is not right.
Both countries blocked a proposed UN Security Council statement that would have expressed concern over the persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state, UN diplomats say.
European countries and the United States are shifting toward a tougher line on Russia over its actions in Syria and have suggested that sanctions could be imposed.
US Ambassador Samantha Power accused Russia of "barbarism" during the Security Council emergency meeting on Syria.
The UN Security Council is debating whether to impose sanctions on the Syrian regime following an inquiry that found at least two instances of its involvement in chemical attacks on civilians.
Subscribe to our Youtube channel for all latest in-depth, on the ground reporting from around the world.
Copyright © 2023 TRT World.