The fact that U.N. memembers are responding to the suggestion really blows my socks off! I am so used to the U.N. being the home of crazy speeches, wasteful spending and unchecked corruption, a place where Israel-bashing is raised to a level of sport. The fact that such an outlandish idea as Iran being on the security council was met with anything less than support is a pleasant surprise to me. What's next, Hamas renouncing violence?
Yemeni ISIS affiliate claims responsibility for Sanaa mosque bombing (Reuters)
from the article: Despite sanctions, Iran seeks UN Security Council seat