Kyiv asked to hold an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN Serhiy Kyslytsya said that it was the Ukrainian side that requested an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council on the situation in the country.
"I have the honor to request an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council… under the agenda item “Maintaining the peace and security of Ukraine,” he said in a statement.
According to the Ukrainian diplomat, UN head António Guterres will make a report at the meeting. Kyiv accuses the Russian side of launching missile strikes that allegedly hit civilian targets.
The meeting on Ukraine is to be held on Tuesday at 15.00 (22.00 Moscow time).