Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy wants to visit the United Nations to address a high-level meeting of the 193-member General Assembly on the eve of the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion, a senior Foreign Ministry official said Friday.
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This Day in History:, First Meeting of
the United Nations.
January 10, 1946.
The first U.N. meeting,
comprised of 51 nations,
convened at Westminster
Central Hall in London.
The groundwork for this first meeting
had been laid by the Allies in 1944
at the Dumbarton Oaks
conference in Washington, D.C.
The United Nations Charter
was drafted by the nations
a year later in San Francisco.
The new organization
was to yield much more
power over its members than
the defunct League of Nations.
Two weeks after its first meeting,
the General Assembly adopted
its first resolution:.
the measure called for the peaceful uses
of atomic energy and the elimination of
atomic and other weapons of mass destruction
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Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov has backed India’s entry into the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) as a permanent member, ahead of special events in the UNSC hosted by India on counter-terrorism and reformed multilateralism this week. Previously Lavrov while addressing the 77th United Nations General Assembly in September this year said that the Security Council will be more democratic if countries from Africa, Asia and Latin America are included.
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Rishi Sunak said that “we will be training Ukrainian air force on NATO standard platforms” during a press conference on Wednesday with Volodymyr Zelensky. Whilst the Ukrainian president thanked the prime minister, he warned of the risk of "stagnation" in his country's struggle against Russia. Report by Wardl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Volodymyr Zelensky visits Ukrainian troops in Lulworth Camp, Dorset before presenting the soldiers with medals. The Ukrainian president was accompanied by Rishi Sunak, with the two leaders signing a declaration of unity between their two countries. Report by Wardl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn