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**FILE** African Union peacekeepers take position outside the main U.N. compound, following an attack on it in Mogadishu, Somalia, on June 19, 2013. Al Qaeda-linked militants detonated multiple bomb blasts and engaged in ongoing battles with security forces in an attempt to breach the main U.N. compound in Mogadishu, officials said. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Qatari women activists holding a banner reading "commit to climate justice 4 all" as they march with local and international activists march to demand urgent action to address climate change at the U.N. climate talks in Doha, Qatar, on Dec. 1, 2012. (Associated Press)

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** FILE ** Samantha Power, President Barack Obama's nominee to be the next U.N. Ambassador, listens to Obama speak in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, June 5, 2013, where he made the announcement. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks in a security council meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York, Thursday, July 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks in a security council meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York, Thursday, July 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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** FILE ** Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (left) greets Jean Asselborn (right), Luxembourg's foreign minister, as Riyad Mansour, Palestinian observer to the United Nations, looks on during a summit on the Millennium Development Goals at United Nations headquarters in New York on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010. (AP Photo/David Karp)

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**FILE** The United Nations headquarters building is seen July 27, 2007, in New York. (Associated Press)

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, right, holds Malala Yousafzai's hand while posing for photographers, Friday, July 12, 2013, at United Nations headquarters. Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for promoting education for girls, celebrated her 16th birthday on Friday addressing the United Nations. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, right, holds Malala Yousafzai's hand while posing for photographers, Friday, July 12, 2013, at United Nations headquarters. Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for promoting education for girls, celebrated her 16th birthday on Friday addressing the United Nations. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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** FILE ** Samantha Power, President Barack Obama's nominee to be the next U.N. Ambassador, listens to Obama speak in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, June 5, 2013, where he made the announcement. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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** FILE ** Bolivian President Evo Morales addresses a summit on the Millennium Development Goals at United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday, Sept. 20, 2010. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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** FILE ** A United Nations soldier in Darfur (UNAMID) stands guard at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Darfur.

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Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton speaks during the leadership forum at the National Rifle Association's annual convention Friday, May 3, 2013 in Houston. (AP Photo/Steve Ueckert)

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**FILE** Former United Nations Ambassador John R. Bolton (Associated Press)

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A U.N. committee in charge of monitoring arms sanctions on North Korea concludes that China provided off-road vehicles — "lumber transporters" — that were converted into long-range missile launchers by the North Korean military.

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A U.N. committee in charge of monitoring arms sanctions on North Korea concludes that China provided off-road vehicles — "lumber transporters" — that were converted into long-range missile launchers by the North Korean military.

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**FILE** Former United Nations Ambassador John R. Bolton (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Former United Nations Ambassador John R. Bolton (Associated Press)

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Somalis carry a man who was wounded during an attack on the U.N. compound in Mogadishu, Somalia Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)

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Somalis carry a man who was wounded during an attack on the U.N. compound in Mogadishu, Somalia Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)