Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to initiate arbitration proceedings against the United States. Press service of the Russian Foreign Ministry.
As noted by the State Department, the minister drew Guterres’ attention to the fact that the United States continues to violate its obligations under the 1947 UN Headquarters Agreement, including the denial of visas to diplomats from the Russian Federation and some other countries to participate. UN events. In addition, Lavrov noted that “the current situation requires the need for early initiation of arbitration procedures against the United States by the Secretary-General of the World Organization,” which “has been repeatedly expressed in relevant resolutions of the UN General Assembly.”
September 22 reportedIt was stated that Guterres had a meeting with Lavrov and that they discussed “various issues” regarding the Ukraine conflict. Problems related to the host country of the UN headquarters were also touched upon.
On the eve of Lavrov she made a joke He gave information about the category of American visas that the journalists accompanying him during his visit to the United Nations General Assembly’s high-level week received this time.
The UN General Assembly High-Level Week will take place in New York from 19 to 25 September. Lavrov plans to hold about 20 bilateral meetings and negotiations on the sidelines of the General Assembly.
Previously in Russia appreciated The possibility of reforming the UN Security Council.
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