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Is the UN a force for good?
The UN has moved us closer to world peace.
The UN has earned the
Nobel Peace Prize eleven times
, more than any other entity.
International Court of Justice
(also known as the World Court) is the worlds highest court, settling disputes between nations.
with 117,000 peacekeepers in 15 operations in 4 continents.
The UN has moved the world towards Nuclear Disarmament.
UN is one of the biggest platform to establish peace in the world.
The UN has been
beneficial in preventing
armed combat between nations, which is a step in a positive direction.
The problem with the UN is that it is very difficult to arbitrate a dispute when one side or the other is not committed to peace and unwilling to compromise.
Although true in the past, this does not appear to be true in recent years.
The UN has failed to maintain consistency in peace among countries.