• 24/06/2024 22:40

Kuleba called to “correct the historical mistake” and remove the Russian Federation from the UN Security Council

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine took part in a special debate on the anniversary of the Russian invasion.

Kuleba called to “correct the historical mistake” and remove the Russian Federation from the UN Security Council Foreign Ministry Dmitry Kuleba said that the upcoming reform of the UN Security Council should to correct a historical mistake, as a result of which Russia illegally took a place among permanent members and received the right of veto.

As reported by Ukrinform, the minister spoke during a special debate dedicated to the second anniversary of the Russian invasion. He noted that Russian impunity directly follows from its presence in the Security Council meeting room in a place belonging to the Soviet Union, a country that no longer exists.

“Permanent membership was never legally transferred to Russia,” Kuleba recalled .

According to the diplomat, “such petty fraud ultimately led to a global catastrophe.” The minister expressed hope that the upcoming UN reform will correct this mistake – that is, it will deprive Russia of the opportunity to influence the decisions of the Security Council.

  • Before participating in the debate, Dmitry Kuleba published an appeal from 50 countries, which contained a demand that Russia comply with the decision of the International Court of Justice on an immediate end to the war.

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