Hardeep Singh Puri - Perilous Interventions: The Security Council and the Politics of Chaos.
Read during : 2020.03.25 — 2020.04.22, Hyderabad.
Deliberations and hasty decisions, under the garb of acting to save humanity, to meddle with the internal affairs of a nation or nations is far from what we'd expect — go in with blazing guns, capture/topple/kill the ruling elite, get the cheers of local people and exit the scene. One quick backward glance would show hints of the mess that is waiting to erupt, like an infected lesion.
An insider's eye-account of UNSC's big brother meetings, actions and inaction is what Mr. Hardeep Singh Puri brings to the fore.