Ukraine’s Representative to UN: Security Council meeting can be convened due to events in Crimea

11.08.2016 11:20 570

The meeting of the UN Security Council can be convened in connection with the actions of the Russian Federation in the occupied Crimea and the far-fetched accusations against Ukraine.

Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko said this at the briefing, 112 Ukraine TV channel reports.

"The issue of convening the UN Security Council meeting is considered now," Yelchenko said.

He noted that the Security Council participants might be summoned even at night, if necessary.

Yelchenko also said that he intended to inform the Chairman of the Security Council and the UN Secretary-General about the current dangerous situation. He recalled that "the Russian military aggression in Georgia also started with the far-fetched accusations."


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