ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Legend and Fact

October 14, 1967 Who is Letting Down UN? THE ADMONITION by the British Foreign Secretary, George Brown, to members of the United Nations that, they must remedy the weaknesses of the organisation without delay if they hoped to avoid the dangers overhanging the world must surely get the cake for the most fatuous observation of the season. The United Nations is what the Big Powers make of it, and Brown can hardly point an accusing finger at unnamed members of the UN, when the United Kingdom, along with other permanent members of the Security Council, has been signally guilty of letting down the world body in its most trying moments.

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