October 31, 2020

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Matthew Russell Lee

Matthew Russell Lee is an investigative journalist who closely covers the United Nations and its Security Council as well as the International Monetary Fund, US Federal Reserve Board and justice issues for Inner City Press and other publications. At the UN he has founded a media freedom organization, the Free UN Coalition for Access.

More articles by 'Matthew Russell Lee'

Russia raises concerns on N.Korea sanctions package, delays vote

Russian ambassador to UN says U.S. has provided accommodations on proposed sanctions

Matthew Russell Lee March 1, 2016

UNSC condemns North Korea's launch, but no draft resolution yet

Chinese, U.S. presidents have agreed on need for Security Council resolution: U.S. ambassador

Matthew Russell Lee February 7, 2016

UN Security Council promises ‘measures’ following N.Korea’s nuke test

Japan says absence of significant countermeasures would be blow to council's credibility

Matthew Russell Lee January 6, 2016

Criticizing human rights before DMZ march 'bananas' - Steinem

Organizers say 'peace-building' mission should not begin with an attack

Matthew Russell Lee April 25, 2015

N. Korean foreign minister slams Security Council, stresses right to nukes

Criticism centers on UN inaction over joint U.S.-ROK drills, U.S. bombardment of Syria

Matthew Russell Lee September 28, 2014