This Saturday (5/3), Brian A. Nichols used social media to signal Brazil with US diplomacy. As the US Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, that person is responsible for diplomatic relations between the US and Latin America and the Caribbean.
every vote @UN_HRC To hold the Kremlin responsible for Russia’s sinister actions in Ukraine affairs.
The United States is proud to stand with Brazil to defend the human rights of all people in Ukraine.
%u2014 Brian A. Nichols (@WHAAsstSecty) 5 March 2022
The Secretary made a direct reference to the vote in the United Nations Collegiate. At the time, Brazil joined the United States in condemning Russia for its invasion of Ukraine.
Significantly, Nichols’ post was also shared by Douglas Koneff, responsible for US business in Brazil.