Vasily Nebenzya

UN council defeats Russia humanitarian resolution on Ukraine

UN council defeats Russia humanitarian resolution on Ukraine

The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday overwhelmingly defeated a Russian resolution that acknowledged Ukraine’s growing humanitarian needs. Russia and China cast affirmative votes, none of the Security Council’s members were …

U.S. orders that 12 employees of Russian mission to UN leave

U.S. orders that 12 employees of Russian mission to UN leave

Twelve employees of the Russian mission to the United Nations have been ordered to leave the United States by March 7, Russian Permanent Representative to the UN Vasily Nebenzya said. "I have just received information that the U.S. …

Nebenzya: Russia to send food and medicine to Afghanistan soon

Nebenzya: Russia to send food and medicine to Afghanistan soon

Russia is going to deliver food, medicine and essential goods to Afghanistan in the near future, Permanent Representative of Russia to the UN Vasily Nebenzya stated at a meeting of the UN Security Council. The Russian envoy emphasized …

UNSC passes resolution on Afghanistan, Russia abstains

UNSC passes resolution on Afghanistan, Russia abstains

The United Nations Security Council on Monday passed a resolution on Afghanistan calling on the Taliban (outlawed in Russia) to ensure unimpeded evacuation of Afghans and foreign nationals. The resolution was supported by 13 Security …

Trump's Syrian middlegame

Trump's Syrian middlegame

US policy after Trump came to power is charectarized by tendency, using chess terminology, to simplify position

U.S. to respond to chemical weapons use in Syria

U.S. to respond to chemical weapons use in Syria

The United States and its international partners will respond swiftly to any verified chemical weapons use in Syria and urges Russia to make the point clear to the Syrian government, Department of State spokesperson Heather …

Nebenzya comments on expansion of OPCW mandate

Nebenzya comments on expansion of OPCW mandate

The decision of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) to expand its mandate will wield bad impact on the discussions of Syria’s problems, Russian Ambassador to the UN Vassily Nebenzya …

 UN welcomes Russia’s Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi

UN welcomes Russia’s Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi

The UN welcomed statements by the Russian side that the forthcoming Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi will be held as part of preparations for the pan-Syrian talks in Geneva and not as a counterbalance to them, the official spokesperson …