MOSCOW, August 28. /Basereporter.com/. The Chairman of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Leonid Slutsky believes that Russia is unlikely to fear “unpleasant surprises” that supposedly prepares Ukraine for the upcoming UN General Assembly.
Earlier, permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko said that Ukraine is preparing an anti-Russian initiative, who will present at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in September, President Petro Poroshenko. The Ambassador has refused so far to reveal the nature of the documents, noting only that they will deal with the Crimea and Donbas.
“The permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations promised the Russian delegation “unpleasant surprises” at the General Assembly. “Unpleasant surprises” given how the current regime does to its own citizens, it is certainly in the center of Kiev. But unfortunately, while they harm only themselves,” said Slutsky reporters on Tuesday.
Thus he relates the increasing anti-Russian rhetoric in Ukraine with the pre-election situation in the country. “Ahead of presidential elections, and the rating of the current head of state is unacceptably low. And the game broke on the anti-Russian card is unlikely to have committed the current Kiev authorities”, – concluded the head of the Committee.
73rd session of the UN General Assembly opens on 18 September 2018, it will act as President of the United States Donald trump, the leaders of 109 States and 86 of the heads of governments and foreign Ministers. Under the program, Russia at the opening of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly will be represented by foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Slutsky is part of the delegation of the Russian Federation.