Distinguished Mr. Chairman,
Ladies and Gentlemen,
There is growing evidence of the contradiction between the need for collective, cooperative efforts to provide adequate responses to challenges common to all, and the aspirations of a number of countries for domination and the revival of archaic bloc thinking based on military drill discipline and the erroneous logic of “friend or foe.”
On 3 August 2015 the Russian Federation transferred the amount of 2 824 251 US dollars to the United Nations account as payment of Russia’s assessed contribution to the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
I shall be very brief.Today’s meeting was a very emotional one, which is understandable.
Q.: It was announced that Malaysia submitted to the Security Council a draft resolution aimed at establishing an international tribunal in connection with the downing of Malaysian airlines “Boeing” over Ukraine in July 2014. Have you seen the text?
The Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations regrets to inform with deep sorrow of the passing away of H.E. Mr. Evgeny Primakov, former Prime-Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, on 26 June 2015.