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World Leaders Found Wanting As UN Secretary General Gives Final Address

"Present in this hall today are representatives of governments that have ignored, facilitated, funded, participated in or even planned and carried out atrocities inflicted by all sides of the Syria conflict against Syrian civilians." There was a boldness and an urgency to the tone of the United Nations Secretary General's final address to the UN General Assembly this week.
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