Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the 29th meeting of States Parties to the UNCLOS

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the 29th meeting of States Parties to the UNCLOS

The Russian Federation has to be stopped from violating the Convention, it has to respect Ukraine’s sovereign rights in its own waters, to cease all unlawful activities, including the theft of Ukraine’s natural resources, in particular hydrocarbon resources, and to pay respective compensation, among other relief.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UN Security Council open debate “Protection of civilians in armed conflict”

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UN Security Council open debate “Protection of civilians in armed conflict”

Kremlin’s decision to issue Russian passports to Ukrainian citizens in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine could further curtail the human rights of the local civilian population. This dangerous development has to be duly assessed in the next UNSG’s report.

Statement by Mr. Sergiy Kyslytsya, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, at the open debate of the Security Council on UN peacekeeping operations

Statement by Mr. Sergiy Kyslytsya, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, at the open debate of the Security Council on UN peacekeeping operations

Ukrainian blue helmets have been participating in UN operations throughout the world. In many cases, they indeed were instrumental in reaching peace — from the Balkans to Liberia.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the fourth informal meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on Security Council Reform

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the fourth informal meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on Security Council Reform

Ukraine stresses the need to reconsider the current approach to the intergovernmental negotiations on the reform of the Security Council if the international community would like to achieve some tangible results.