Regular meeting of the Working Group of the Mission

On 16 November 2018 to implement the tasks of the Plan of Urgent Measures on Counteraction of Russian Aggression from the Temporarily Occupied Territory of Ukraine in Crimea, Protection of the State’s Interests, Citizens of Ukraine and Ukrainian Legal Persons in Crimea for the period of 2018-2019, the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in ARC Borys Babin held a regular meeting of the Mission`s Working group in Novotroitske settlement to resolve current issues relating to the TOT of Ukraine in Crimea “Regular meeting of the Working Group of the Mission”


Participation in the debates, held by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

On 16 November 2018 the Head of the Department of International Connections of the Mission of the President of Ukraine in ARC Yevhen Samukha participated in the debates of the draft of the Seventh Regular Report of Ukraine on implementation of the Convention against Tortures and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment and Punishment, organized by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine “Participation in the debates, held by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine”



Updated Draft Resolution on Crimea Approved by the UN

On 15 November 2018 The Third Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations approved the updated draft resolution “Situation of Human Rights in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol (Ukraine)”. The specific resolution on the occupied Crimea was supported by 67 member countries of the UN and 35 ones had become its co-authors. The draft resolution condemned the illegal temporarily occupation of Crimea, an integral part of Ukraine – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol and affirmed the failure to recognize the attempt of its annexation and that the seizure of Crimea by force was illegal with the violation of international law, and affirming also that those territories had to be returned to Ukraine “Updated Draft Resolution on Crimea Approved by the UN”