Russia requires the US to issue a visa to Lavrov: he wants to come to New York for the UN General Assembly

Russia demanded that the United States issue visas to the head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of the Russian Federation, Sergei Lavrov, and other members of the Russian delegation to participate in the UN General Assembly in New York. This was stated by the Russian Ambassador to Washington, Anatoly Antonov, writes News Liga Net. "You can be sure...

'Never before have I been so ashamed of my country': diplomat of the Russian UN mission quit because of the war in Ukraine

Boris Bondarev, a member of the Russian diplomatic mission to the UN based in Geneva, has resigned and sent a strong letter to foreign colleagues condemning Putin's war of aggression against Ukraine, BBC reports. 41-year-old Bondarev announced his resignation in a letter to…

25 human rights organizations call on Russia to release Washington Post correspondent arrested in Moscow

A coalition of 25 international human rights organizations on May 2 called on UN Secretary-General António Guterres and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet to condemn the arrest and detention of leading Russian dissident Vladimir Kara-Murza, Voice of America reported. “The accusations against Kara-Murza…

Russia was expelled from the UN Human Rights Council: Moscow tried to prevent this by threatening voting countries

Members of the United Nations supported Russia's exclusion from the Human Rights Council. This happened against the backdrop of massive atrocities by the Russian military against civilians in Ukraine. The Daily Mail writes about it. More than 90 countries voted to exclude Moscow from the Council on…

Russian diplomats declared persona non grata leave US

A plane took off from St. Petersburg to Washington to pick up employees of the Russian mission to the UN, who have been declared persona non grata, Voice of America reports. On March 5, a Russian flight headed from St. Petersburg to Washington to pick up Russian diplomats who were suspended this week from…

Seminar on the war in Ukraine, the UN and human rights

Edward Ingebretsen will talk about the war in Ukraine, as well as how this situation will affect the United Nations (UN) and human rights violations. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is an international document adopted by the UN General Assembly, which enshrines the rights…

The United States expelled 12 Russian diplomats who worked in the UN from the country: Ukraine is trying to prove that Russia is not a member of this organization at all

The United States has asked 12 Russian United Nations diplomats to leave the US, accusing them of "espionage activities" as Russia continues its offensive against Ukraine, CNN reported. The Russian diplomats were asked to leave due to their alleged involvement in “activities that were not in line with their…

Elon Musk is ready to give $ 6 billion to fight hunger if officials tell how they will spend this money

Elon Musk says he will sell Tesla shares for $ 6 billion and donate them - if a UN official can prove how it will solve the problem of hunger in the world, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is ready to sell the shares ...

More than 2050 billion people will face water shortages by 5 due to climate change

The United Nations (UN) has confirmed that water crises are fueled by climate change. As a result, many areas are vulnerable to floods, hurricanes and droughts. The edition of The Hill spoke about this in more detail. A report published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) states, ...

US senators ask Biden to expel 300 Russian diplomats from America: this could lead to the closure of all consulates

US senators are proposing to expel 300 Russian diplomats due to differences in the embassy, ​​Reuters reported. US Democratic and Republican senators have called on President Joe Biden to expel 300 Russian diplomats from the United States unless Moscow issues new visas for Americans so they can ...

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