Vasily Nebenzya left the meeting ahead of schedule and did not listen to the speech of the representative of Ukraine.Before that, all five permanent and ten non-permanent members of the UN Security Council spoke, Nebenzya listened to them / photo REUTERS
Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya left the meeting of the UN Security Council ahead of schedule and did not listen to the speech of the representative of Ukraine.
As an UNIAN correspondent reports, a meeting of the UN Security Council is being held in New York, dedicated to the threats to international peace and security due to the concentration of Russian troops to the borders of Ukraine.
Nebenzya decided to leave the meeting immediately before the speech by the Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN, Serhiy Kislytsya.
Russia begins deployment of field command and control posts in BelarusBefore that, all five permanent and ten non-permanent members of the UN Security Council spoke.
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US Permanent Representative to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield has warned of dire consequences if Russian forces continue to invade Ukraine. In addition, she stated that the Russian Federation could increase its forces in Belarus near the Ukrainian border to 30,000 troops.
British Permanent Representative to the UN James Cariuki said that a Russian invasion of Ukraine would lead to “terrible bloodshed” .