Posts Tagged ‘UN General Assembly’

Lavrov: Western bloc headed by Washington rejects UN principle that all states are equal (2 video En, Ru)

Σεπτεμβρίου 27, 2014 Σχολιάστε

sergei lavrov mid ru  official fotoThe US-led Western block rejects the principle of the equality of sovereign states secured by the UN Charter while advocating democracy in the international arena, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov addressing the UNGA.
«The US-led Western alliance, while acting as an advocate of democracy, rule of law and human rights in individual countries, is acting in the international arena from the opposite position, rejecting the democratic principle of the sovereign right of states enshrined in the UN Charter and trying to decide for others what is good and what is bad,» Lavrov said at the 69th session of the UN General Assembly in New York on Saturday……………………… EL AN………………………EL Ethnos

Hellenic MoFA: UN General Assembly Resolution on Olympic Truce – Event hosted by the Greek and Russian Permanent Missions for the “Promoting Peace through Olympic Truce” .

Νοέμβριος 8, 2013 Σχολιάστε

Hellenic MoFA, Friday, 08 November 2013
Greece welcomes the adoption by the Plenary of the 68th UN General Assembly, on Wednesday, 6 November 2013, of a Resolution on the observance of the Olympic Truce for the period from 7 days before through 7 days after the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, which will take place from 7 to 23 February 2014.

The Draft Resolution was submitted by the Russian Permanent Mission to the UN and received the full support of the Greek Permanent Mission, given that Greece, as the birthplace of the Olympic Games and the Olympic Idea, is a longstanding supporter of global sports cooperation and the idea of reviving the Olympic Truce…….. Διαβάστε περισσότερα…