Zakharova said that the West will not be able to turn the UN Security Council into an obedient structure
Official representative Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova on the TV channel “Russia-24” said that the attempts of the West to turn United Nations Security Council into a spineless and obedient structure are barren, they will fail to do so. Her words lead TASS.
under reform United Nations the collective West means curtailing the independent activities of this organization, that is, making decisions on a collective basis based on international law, the diplomat believes.
Zakharova stressed that any changes within the UN should lead to an improvement in its work, but Western countries are not ready to work in accordance with these principles. “After all, they want to get rid of international law, replacing it with a world order based on rules,” she added.
The representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that despite the discussions of the reform and various opinions, including the exclusion of certain countries from the Security Council, there are no serious discussions at present.
Previously Prime Minister New Zealand Jacinda Ardern speaking at the Lowy Analytical Institute in Australia Sydney called for a reform of the United Nations. She criticized the organization for failing to stop the conflict on Ukraine. Politician also suggested reform the Security Council of the organization and abolish the right of veto for the permanent members of the Security Council.