League of Nations – impotent or manipulative? Why the predecessor of the UN collapsed

US President Joe Biden, speaking at 77th session of the UN General Assembly, proposed to expand the Security Council of this international organization, and Vladimir Zelenskyin             appeal                   generally benevolent — Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabikovstated that the Russian side has been calling for the same thing for a long time. However, he also noted that Biden's speech

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation called on the UN to take measures so that the Armed Forces of Ukraine did not fire at schools

The United Nations and the world community need to influence the Kyiv regime so that it does not give orders to shell schools. This was stated by the Russian Ministry of Defense. On the eve of the Day of Knowledge, the department issued a statement that the Armed Forces of Ukraine were shelling civilian infrastructure.

Reuters called a way for Kyiv to harm Russia at the UN

The agency writes that Ukraine was unable to implement the most radical option – the exclusion of Russia from the UN Security Council, but it remains possible to withdraw credentials from the country's permanent representatives to the organization Ukraine may try to revoke credentials from Russian representatives to the UN, writes Reuters. The publication indicates

UN urges Taliban to disassociate from al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda is still well represented in Afghanistan, but the UN is trying to encourage the Taliban to disassociate themselves from the terrorists, according to the head of the UN Counterterrorism Office/s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/320xH/media/img/6/17/756595625667176.webp 320w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/6/17/756595625667176.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > The UN is doing everything it can to encourage the Taliban to dissociate

Russia invited UN and Red Cross experts to Yelenovka

frame from video To conduct an objective investigation of the shelling of the pre-trial detention center in Yelenovka, Russia invited experts from the UN and the Red Cross to come to the scene. This was stated in the Ministry of Defense of the country. Recall that on July 29, as a result of the shelling

Russia invited the UN and the Red Cross to investigate the attack in Yelenovka

Ministry of Defense: Russia invited the UN and the Red Cross to investigate the attack on the UN pre-trial detention center and the Red Cross earlier expressed their readiness to send experts to Yelenovka to find out the circumstances of the incident. According to the Russian side, 50 people were killed in the attack on

Polyansky called on the UN to assess the shelling of the pre-trial detention center in Yelenovka

Polyansky: The UN should evaluate the strike on Yelenovka and “not hide” from condemnation Moscow handed over to the UN Secretary General António Guterres its data on the shelling of the pre-trial detention center in the village of Yelenovka in the DPR, which killed dozens of people. Dmitry Polyansky, First Deputy Representative of Russia to

Swiss bank blocks account of Russia’s permanent representative to the UN in Geneva

A Swiss bank blocked the personal account of Russia's permanent representative to the UN in Geneva Gatilov s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/673xH/media/img/4/87/756590962384874.webp 673w” type=”image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi) ” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/4/87/756590962384874.webp 800w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 400px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/4/87/756590962384874.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > Gennady Gatilov A Swiss bank blocked the personal account of Gennady Gatilov, Permanent

Mass protests against the presence of UN peacekeeping forces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Massive protests took place in the Democratic Republic of the Congo against the presence of UN peacekeeping forces in the country. Demonstrators destroyed a Blue Helmets military unit in North Kivu province and set it on fire, Directorate 4 Telegram channel writes. MONUSCO staff had to be evacuated by helicopters. The protesters demanded the immediate

In the Zaporozhye region called on the UN to force Ukraine to peace

Photo: pixabay.com Vladimir Rogov, a member of the main council of the administration of the Zaporozhye region, appealed to the United Nations with a request to force Ukraine to peace in order to avoid new dangerous provocations at the Zaporozhye NPP. Let us recall that, according to representatives of the Zaporozhye region, last Wednesday, Ukrainian

The Foreign Ministry announced the participation of Ukraine and the UN in the dialogue between Russia and Turkey on grain

Earlier this issue was discussed by military delegations from Moscow and Ankara. A round of negotiations with the participation of Kyiv and the UN will be held in Istanbul on July 13 =”The Foreign Ministry announced the participation of Ukraine and the UN in the dialogue between Russia and Turkey on grain” /> The next

UN says 13 million more people will face hunger in 2022

An additional 13 million people around the world will face malnutrition this year due to fighting in Ukraine. This was stated by the chief economist of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Maximo Torero, during a speech at a conference at the UN. He noted that in 2021, from 702 to 828 million people faced

UN: the Security Council has the right to exclude Russia from the General Assembly

The official representative of the Chairman of the General Assembly Polina Kubiak commented on the call of the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky regarding the exclusion of Russia from the UN General Assembly. Photo : pixabay.com The official representative of the Chairman of the General Assembly, Polina Kubiak, commented on the call of the President

China’s envoy to the UN urged to prevent a cold war over Ukraine

NATO should not look for “imaginary enemies” in Asia and look for a pretext for a “new Cold War” in the situation in Ukraine, the Permanent Representative of the PRC said. The FT wrote that in the bloc's new strategic concept, China will become a “system call” jpg” alt=”Chinese envoy to the UN urged to

Canceled a day later: how US and UN sanctions were lifted from different countries

Over the past decades, UN and US sanctions have been imposed repeatedly – South Africa, Myanmar, Yugoslavia, Iraq. Why sanctions were imposed and how quickly they were lifted from different countries – in the RBC video 7/30/756560064213307.jpg” alt=”Canceled a day later: how US and UN sanctions were lifted from different countries” /> Video up to

Russia hands over examples of Zelensky’s ‘hate speech’ to UN

The document handed over to the Security Council and the UN General Assembly lists examples of “hate speech” by Ukrainian politicians, including President Volodymyr Zelensky and ex-President Petro Poroshenko Russia circulated as an official document in the Security Council and the UN General Assembly compilation of “hate speech” Ukrainian politicians and public figures, Dmitry Polyansky,

Lavrov says the UN is prolonging the food crisis

According to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov, UN Secretary General António Guterres, with his actions and decisions that do not take into account the corridors announced by the Russian side , is prolonging the food crisis, as grain is not supplied to developing countries. The Minister noted that he

Mishustin signed a decree on Russia’s withdrawal from the UN travel organization

The government accepted the proposal of the Russian Foreign Ministry to withdraw the country from the UN World Tourism Organization. Russia announced its decision to withdraw from the UNWTO in response to the suspension of membership alt=”Mishustin signed a decree on Russia's withdrawal from the UN travel organization” /> Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed

US Ambassador to the UN called the condition for supporting Italy’s plan for Ukraine

The United States declared its support for any efforts to peacefully resolve the situation in Ukraine. Italy has previously proposed a plan that includes negotiations over “disputed territories”. In Russia, Italy's proposal was criticized The United States supports any efforts to peacefully resolve the situation in Ukraine, if they support the Ukrainian people. This was

Erdogan invited Putin to organize negotiations between Russia, Ukraine and the UN

The Kremlin said the leaders discussed the transit of goods through the Azov and Black Seas, including grain. Erdogan is also due to have a telephone conversation with Zelensky on May 30 Recep Tayyip Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to organize a meeting of representatives of Russia, Ukraine

Italian Foreign Ministry announced the transfer of the settlement plan in Ukraine to the UN

Italian Deputy Foreign Minister Manlio Di Stefano confirmed that Rome had submitted a four-stage plan to the UN on how to resolve the conflict in Ukraine. The head of EU diplomacy, Josep Borrell, said that Kyiv should determine the terms of the truce alt=”The Italian Foreign Ministry announced the transfer of the settlement plan in

UN reported 3.8 thousand dead civilians in Ukraine

Among them are more than 250 children and more than 900 women. At the same time, the UN believes that the real data on civilian deaths in Ukraine is much higher * 3,811 civilians have died since the beginning of the Russian special operation in Ukraine, reports the Office of the UN High Commissioner for

Russian Deputy Representative to the UN called the condition for the use of nuclear weapons

Deputy Ambassador of Russia to the UN Polyansky: Russia can use nuclear weapons in case of a threat According to Dmitry Polyansky, Russia can use nuclear weapons in the presence of an “existential threat”. President Vladimir Putin has the authority to decide how critical such a threat is for the country. ” alt=”Deputy Representative of

The Ministry of Defense called on the UN and the Red Cross to ensure the evacuation from Slovyansk

According to the Ministry of Defense, the Armed Forces of Ukraine equipped in Slavyansk and Kramatorsk a single fortified area with an area of ​​​​over 170 square meters. km, keep 90 thousand people in cities and prevent them from leaving for Russia or other territories controlled by Ukraine Kramatorsk The Russian Ministry of Defense called

UN criticizes EU decision not to invite Russia to conference on Syria

Photo by pixabay.com Deputy official representative of the UN Secretary General Farhan Haq said that the decision of the European Union not to invite Russia to participate in the donor conference Syria “Brussels-6” is regrettable. “The Russian Federation is a member of the United Nations and a permanent member of the UN Security Council, as

US envoy to UN accuses Russia of using chemical weapons in Syria

Linda Thomas-Greenfield US Permanent Representative to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield accused Russia of using chemical weapons in Syria, she made such a statement on PBS. Her words are quoted by the press service of the diplomatic mission. “They also used false accusations against the United States and Ukrainians of using chemical weapons, and we know

Russia announced the disruption of the participation of its representatives in the UN meeting

Representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova and two Russian experts were supposed to take part in a meeting of the information committee at the UN headquarters in the United States, but Zakharova's visa was issued late, and the experts did not receive them at all Dmitry Polyansky The United States did not issue

UN reported 3.1 thousand dead civilians in Ukraine

More than 200 children and more than 700 women were among the dead, and another 1,000 adults who died had no sex determined. The UN believes that the actual figures for civilian deaths in Ukraine are much higher jpg” alt=”The UN reported 3,100 civilian deaths in Ukraine” /> 3,153 civilians have been killed in Ukraine

Germany sues Italy at UN over Nazi damage dispute

In its lawsuit, Germany claims that Rome will continue to allow victims of Nazi war crimes to submit compensation requests from Berlin, even though the International Court of Justice ruled in 2012 that it was illegal Germany filed to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against Italy due to disputes over compensation for damage caused