Didier Darcet
8 June 2022


On February 24th, 2022, Russia attacked Ukraine. On March 3rd, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution condemning the invasion and asking Russia to withdraw its troops. The vote in favor of the resolution exceeded 73%, an overwhelming majority.

A month later on April 7th, the Assembly voted to suspend Russia from the Human Rights Council. The majority dropped by 20 points to 53%.

Geopolitics had turned into geoeconomics.