The high Commissioner of United Nations for human rights Zeid RA'ad al-Hussein tried to convince to take decisive action to resolve the situation around Aleppo proposing to take action to " limit use of the veto in the UN security Council ".
"I firmly believe that the time has come for strong leadership and decisive action and that the UN security Council is obliged, without delay, to adopt the criterion of limiting the right of members to veto, when there is an important concern that committed war lawlessness, lawlessness against humanity or acts of genocide" – expressed its position Zeid RA'ad al-Hussein, as quoted by the news Agency.
in his vision, this "only significant initiative" will provide an opportunity to review the situation in the Syrian Arab Republic to the international criminal court. The reform of the UN Security Council periodically put politicians in the last few years. For example, from Paris it is proposed to restrict the right of veto of the permanent members of the United Nations in the consideration of the issues. In Latvia stated that we should limit the right of veto in the UN Security Council in cases relating to genocide and mass violations of human rights. For the restriction of the veto in the UN security Council has also expressed the Netherlands and Mexico. And the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, speaking at the 71st UN General Assembly on Wednesday in new York has made the initiative to deprive the right of veto of countries that are parties to an armed conflict. Russian President Vladimir Putin meeting with UN Secretary General ban Ki-moon said about the readiness to discuss changes in the organization, not questioning how it works. During a speech at the UN General Assembly, Putin recalled that "during the 70 years existence of the organization veto power has always been applied" to all the owners of this right.