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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The US blocked a statement about the shelling of the Russian Embassy in Damascus

The United States blocked the UN security Council Russia issued a statement condemning the shelling occurred on the eve of the Russian Embassy in Damascus. At the same time on the side of Washington gave the United Kingdom and Ukraine.

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On Tuesday, Russia circulated in the UN security Council a draft statement, but it was actually blocked from the United States, reports RIA Novosti.

The Russian Embassy said that the Americans proposed to amend the standard in such cases, the document extraneous elements.

Americans clumsily played along with the British and the Ukrainians. This shows their flagrant disregard for the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations”, – said Russian diplomats.

According to them, when previously committed crimes against diplomatic missions of other countries, Russia’s unconditional support statements condemning these attacks.

Earlier, the UN high Commissioner for human rights Zeid RA’ad al Hussein has proposed to limit the right of veto for permanent members of the Security Council.

Interviewed by “MK” experts have expressed confidence that this step will actually lead to the collapse of the security Council.

Read details in the article: “the Diplomatic battle around Syria threatened to enter the world in a state of war”


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