Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UNGA plenary meeting on law of the sea and sustainable fisheries

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UNGA plenary meeting on law of the sea and sustainable fisheries

Ukraine is strongly committed to the UNCLOS — the constitution of the oceans, which reflects customary international law and establishes the overarching legal framework for all activities in oceans and seas.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine in explanation of vote on UNSC draft resolution on the humanitarian situation in Syria

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine in explanation of vote on UNSC draft resolution on the humanitarian situation in Syria

Russia and China vetoed UNSC draft resolution calling for a 7-day ceasefire in Aleppo. 6th veto on Syria in 5 years.

Ukraine initiated the UN Security Council Arria-formula meeting on the protection of critical infrastructure against terrorist attacks

Ukraine initiated the UN Security Council Arria-formula meeting on the protection of critical infrastructure against terrorist attacks

On November 21, 2016, the United Nations Security Council held an Arria-formula* meeting initiated by the delegation of Ukraine to discuss the issue of protection of critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks.

Remarks by Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko in response to the statement by the delegation of Russia

Remarks by Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko in response to the statement by the delegation of Russia

Crimea as of today remains under occupation of the Russian Federation and under international law it is the occupying power that bears full responsibility for the consequences of its illegal actions.