Today, September 12, in new York city opens to the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, which will be chaired by a delegate of the Slovak Republic Miroslav lajčák. From the order №174/2017-RP of the President of Petro Poroshenko, which is published on its website the full list of delegates from Ukraine.
The head of state will speak at the UN General Assembly next Wednesday, September 20. In his speech, Poroshenko will raise the issue of the introduction of the UN peacekeeping mission in the temporarily occupied part of the Donbass.
The composition of the Ukrainian delegation:
Volodymyr Yelchenko permanent representative of Ukraine to the UN, Deputy head of delegation;
Volodymyr Vasylenko , Professor of National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Deputy member of the delegation;
Oleg Gerasimenko , head of the Working group on ensuring Ukraine’s membership in the UN security Council in 2016-2017, the Deputy member of the delegation;
Hanna hopko – the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on foreign Affairs (upon consent);
Mustafa Dzhemilev Commissioner of the President on the Affairs of Crimean Tatars, people’s Deputy (by consent);
Sergiy Kyslytsya – Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs;
Yuri Onishchenko – head of Department of strategic planning and operational support of the administration of the President, first assistant to the President, Deputy member of the delegation;
Andrew the Righteous – acting Director, Department of international organizations Ministry of foreign Affairs, Deputy member of the delegation;
Sergiy Shutenko – Director of Department for international security Ministry of foreign Affairs, Deputy member of the delegation;
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The delegation will be headed by foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, who has the right to involve in its various advisers, experts and technicians.
By order of the President also approved a secret Directive of the delegation. The financing cost is provided by the Ministry of foreign Affairs.
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