UN SC to discuss Ukraine at today's open session

The UN Security Council will hold an open session on the situation in Ukraine's occupied territories on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

"On Tuesday, Oct. 30, the UN Security Council will hold an open session to discuss the situation in the occupied territories of Ukraine," Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Oleh Nikolayenko wrote on social media, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

He said that the session is scheduled to start at 3 p.m. local time (9 p.m. Kyiv time).

As reported, Ukraine has been calling to bring a UN peacekeeping mission in Donbas to prevent a humanitarian disaster there and protect civilians. This was in particular mentioned by Iryna Heraschenko, the Ukrainian president's commissioner for a peaceful resolution of the situation in Donetsk and Luhansk regions, in her address during the open debates at the UN Security Council on Oct. 25.

She said that Ukraine also calls for the UN General Assembly to pass a resolution about the violation of human rights in the occupied Crimea and on the militarization of Crimea and the Sea of Azov.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3094020