Russia in the UN security Council was outraged by the attempt to limit the speech of Syria five minutes


UN 23 Feb. /TASS/. Permanent representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia Thursday resented the attempt to restrict the speech of the Syrian delegation at the Security Council meeting on the situation in Eastern ghouta five minutes. A recommendation was made by the Chairman of the security Council in February, the Kuwaiti diplomat Mansour Ayyad al-Otaibi before to give the floor to the Syrian permanent representative Bashar ja’afari.

The representative of the Syrian Arab Republic agreed with the proposal of colleagues from Kuwait, and then joined the discussion, the permanent representative of the Russian Federation. He stressed that the Syrian Ambassador has a direct relationship to the subject and demanded to let him speak. “Any limitations of his speech should not be”, – said the diplomat.

In his speech, Jaafari has criticized the countries supporting the armed groups, rejecting accusations that Damascus violated international humanitarian law. His speech he was done, threatening his opponents hit to hell and accusing them of hypocrisy.

After the meeting, al-Jaafari, in an interview with reporters, said his Kuwaiti counterpart “behaved irresponsibly” by trying to prevent him to speak. “This is irresponsible behavior demonstrated by the President of the Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria shows that the Kuwaiti delegation did not fulfill its duties,” he said.

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