U.S. Vetoes U.N. Security Council Resolution on Terrorists

The U.S. vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution on how to handle foreigners who went to the Middle East to fight for ISIS and other Islamic terror groups. The U.S. vetoed the resolution because it did not call for repatriation of terrorists to their home countries. Instead, the resolution encouraged countries to prosecute, rehabilitate, and reintegrate terrorists back into their societies. The U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Kelly Craft, criticized the resolution, saying, “It is incomprehensible that other members of this Council were satisfied with a resolution that ignores the security implications of leaving foreign terrorist fighters to plot their escape from limited detention facilities and abandoning their family members to suffer in camps without recourse, opportunities, or hope.” Reported by Fox News. Read more…