Speeches

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.

Statement by delegation of Ukraine at the Third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review Conference

Statement by delegation of Ukraine at the Third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review Conference

We are deeply concerned with this situation given the fact of the increasing militarization of the occupied Crimea by the occupying State, including developing Russian nuclear capabilities in this area.

Remarks by Mr. Volodymyr Yelchenko, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations, at the 28th International Conference “Achieving Sustainable Goals. Chornobyl at 33”

Remarks by Mr. Volodymyr Yelchenko, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations, at the 28th International Conference “Achieving Sustainable Goals. Chornobyl at 33”

Ukraine is focusing on transforming the #Chornobyl Shelter into an environmentally safe system and completing the construction of the New Safe Confinement.

Statement by Mr. Volodymyr Yelchenko, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN, at the UNSC briefing on “Letter Ukraine PR (S/2014/136)”

Statement by Mr. Volodymyr Yelchenko, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN, at the UNSC briefing on “Letter Ukraine PR (S/2014/136)”

As usual – Russian-style subversive diplomacy you’ve got used to here in this Council. Namely - cynical misinterpretation, manipulation, lies and disinformation.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UN Security Council Open debate “Women, peace and security: sexual violence in conflict”

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UN Security Council Open debate “Women, peace and security: sexual violence in conflict”

We have to once again reiterate our regret on the omission of the reference to the Russian-Ukrainian armed conflict and its victims in the latest UN Secretary-General’s thematic report.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the General Assembly Debate on IIIM

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the General Assembly Debate on IIIM

we have witnessed how allies of the Syrian regime, in particular, those among permanent members of the Security Council, are abusing their powers to prevent justice.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the open debate of the Security Council on Women in Peacekeeping

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the open debate of the Security Council on Women in Peacekeeping

We would like to see the United Nations’ peacekeeping potential be put to use for resolving the Russian-Ukrainian conflict.

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UNSC open debate “Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts: combating the financing of terrorism”

Statement by the delegation of Ukraine at the UNSC open debate “Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts: combating the financing of terrorism”

In the temporarily occupied Crimea, Russia is discrediting international efforts – including those of the Security Council – to counter terrorism by producing fake accusations of terrorist activities and by illegally sentencing innocent people.

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