The US is president of the United Nations Security Council for the month of April. Rather than descend onto the world body as is the custom, President Donald Trump, instead invited the 15-member Council to the White House.
The Security Council is responsible for maintaining global peace and global security.
In picture, US President Donald Trump, US Ambassador Nikki Haley. and members of the UNSC at the White House on Tuesday April 24, 1017.