Churkin: UNSC will adopt a resolution on the suppression of terrorism on 17 December


UN, December 10. /Corr. Oleg Zelenin/. The draft resolution of the UN Security Council to combat terrorism, which are working together, Russia and the USA will be adopted, probably on December 17. This was stated by the permanent representative of the Russian Federation at the world organization Vitaly Churkin.
“Work is going well. The project is likely to be adopted on 17 December, when will the security Council meeting on combating terrorism,” the diplomat said.

Earlier this week, Churkin said that the imminent U.S. and the Russian Federation resolution “would significantly strengthen the capacity of the Security Council in combating terrorist threat”. According to him, the document banned in Russia grouping “Islamic state” will be highlighted as a separate terrorist structure – still it was seen as an offshoot from al-Qaida.

In addition, the document will be stricter controls over the implementation of the February resolution 2199 prohibits the trade with terrorists in oil and cultural values. In particular, shall provide for the preparation of regular reports on this.

Earlier in Washington announced that on December 17 the UN security Council first held a meeting with the Finance Ministers who will discuss the issues of combating the financing of international terrorism, including ISIS. To preside at the meeting shall be the head of the American Ministry of Finance Jacob Lew.
“The creation of an international front will be critical to achieve this goal, and the forthcoming meeting will be a significant step in coordinating our efforts”, – said the Minister.