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Kyslytsya: UN needs fundamental reforms

Kyslytsya: UN needs fundamental reforms

The United Nations and the UN Security Council in particular need fundamental reforms to prevent manipulating of veto powers by certain Security Council permanent members, who are de facto parties to armed conflict.

Russia promotes double standards in UN - Kyslytsya

Russia promotes double standards in UN - Kyslytsya

Russia has demonstrated to the UN Security Council, through its aggression against Ukraine and its destabilization of the situation in Syria, how easily it resorts to double standards that cost lives and peace for millions of people, Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Sergiy Kyslytsya has said in an exclusive interview with Ukrinform.

Zelensky to attend ceremonial parliament meeting on July 16

Zelensky to attend ceremonial parliament meeting on July 16

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will take part in a ceremonial meeting of the Verkhovna Rada on July 16 to mark the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of State Sovereignty of Ukraine, the parliament's information department has told Ukrinform.

14 July 2020

UIA plane crash: Ukraine does not agree to new Iran theory

UIA plane crash: Ukraine does not agree to new Iran theory

Ukraine does not agree with Iran's theory of human error being the cause of the downing of a Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) flight near Tehran and is waiting for the results of the investigation and the established legal facts, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has said.

Russian FSB tortures detainees in occupied Crimea – UN

Russian FSB tortures detainees in occupied Crimea – UN

Employees of the Federal Security Service (FSB) of the Russian Federation and other law enforcement authorities in Crimea use torture; in particular beatings, electric shocks and suffocation, to force victims to incriminate themselves, cooperate with law enforcement or testify against others.

13 July 2020

11 July 2020

10 July 2020

09 July 2020

Russia demands changes to bill on special status for Donbas - Kazansky

Russia demands changes to bill on special status for Donbas - Kazansky

The Russian side in the Trilateral Contact Group for the Peaceful Settlement of the Situation in Donetsk and Luhansk Regions (TCG) is delaying the negotiation process and demanding that the preamble be removed from the bill on a special status for Donbas, a member of the Ukrainian delegation to the TCG, journalist Denys Kazansky, has said.

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