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US Balks as Venezuela Heads up UN-Backed Disarmament Body

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations' main disarmament body walked out of its session on Tuesday to protest that Venezuela had taken the chair.   The move by Robert Wood, who insisted "a rogue state" was taking over, came shortly after Venezuelan Ambassador Jorge Valero began hosting a public plenary session of the Conference on Disarmament.   The Trump administration has been trying to put international pressure on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's...

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