Lavrov on 1 March will speak at the session of the UN Council on human rights in Geneva


MOSCOW, February 25. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov on March 1, will speak at the session of the UN Council on human rights (HRC) in Geneva. About this informed the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“Lavrov will visit Geneva during the high-level segment will perform at the 31st session of the UN Council on human rights”, – she said.

“Russia sees the HRC as an important human rights body of the UN, – the diplomat noted. – As part of its work to oppose the politicization of human rights and the imposition of narrow interpretations of the vision of international norms in the human rights sphere under the guise of the universal. We believe that every state, every society has a right to his own way”.