General debates of the UN General Assembly started: 71st session of UN General Assembly has officially started
Politics17:43 Sep. 21, 2016

71st session of UN General Assembly has officially started

The Ukrainian delegation attended the session opening

The general debates of the General Assembly have officially started at the UN HQ in New York.

The Ukrainian delegation was present at the opening session, and tomorrow Petro Poroshenko will deliver his speech and take part in the UN Security Council meeting, where the matter of the Donbas war will be high on the agenda.

Today, Ukraine's President met with the American Vice-President, John Biden, and earlier met with the presidential candidate Hillary Clinton discussing the efficiency of the imposed sanctions and the importance of further support for Ukraine.

Read also: President of Ukraine met with Croatia, Turkey, Latvia to name a few

The US President didn't skip the issue of Russian aggression in his speech at the General Assembly.

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