The U.N. has a small group of countries that one way or another support Russia's interests while voting. They have their own interests, but none of them questions Crimea's belonging to Ukraine.
Before U.S. President Donald Trump's envoy to the U.N. Nikki Haley voiced America’s firm and unwavering stance on the situation in eastern Ukraine, she had thoroughly explored the matter including through communication with the Ukrainian colleagues.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko has addressed U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres with a letter in connection with the escalation near Avdiivka.
Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko will chair the United Nations' Security Council in February 2017.
Manifestations of genocide are usually accompanied by hatred of individual states to entire nations. This happened in the Holocaust, and unfortunately, is occurring in Russian-occupied Crimea.
The issue of illegal detention and arrest of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko will be raised by the delegation of Ukraine at the meetings of the UN General Assembly committees that have started their work in New York City earlier this month.
The UN Security Council will recommend High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres for the post of the ninth United Nations secretary-general.
The United Nations Security Council has unequivocally reaffirmed its strong position with respect to the territorial integrity of Ukraine, including the Crimean peninsula.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko downplayed the statement made by the U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to recognize illegally annexed Crimea as Russian territory.
The Russian Federation has been involved in subversive activities against Ukraine for more than two years, supported terrorism in the Donbas, and imposed the "Russian world" upon the former Soviet countries, including through the use of terrorist attacks.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko hopes that after making decision to withdraw Russian troops from Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin will also withdraw them from Ukraine.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko said Kyiv would invite a UN assessment mission to analyze the situation in the Donbas.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon could have taken a more active position regarding the settlement of the conflict in the east of Ukraine.
President Poroshenko appointed Volodymyr Yelchenko to the post of Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations.