This is 60 years ago the summer of 1945, where one of the greatest events happened was the establishment of the UN, and whose charter begins as follows:
"We, the people of the United Nations, are determined to save future generations from the scourge of war, which, twice in our lifetime, has brought unspeakable sorrow upon humanity, and reaffirm our belief in fundamental human rights, on the dignity and value of the individual, on men's and women's, and on the equal rights of small and large nations ... »
Today, 190 states are committed to following the charter. A major loss to the cause of peace and relaxation was the death of President Roosevelt in April 1945. Undoubtedly his thoughts and intentions characterize much of the charter.
Where are we today? From the United States in August 1945, used nuclear weapons against the people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and demanded the exclusive right to nuclear weapons, the United States has deliberately opposed the United Nations Charter, and for a large part of the period also directed the United Nations for its global purposes and interests. The country has astronomical figures in its defense budget and produces and sells weapons to most of the wars the world has experienced to date. At the same time, it has directly waged many of the wars, such as now in Iraq. Facing the UN, the United States has gone so far as to refuse to pay its quota for the World Organization's daily work.
Nor do Norway's governing powers has supported US policy and exported. . .
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