Russia’s Permanent representative to the international organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov commented on the attempt of the United States to extend the embargo on arms supplies to Iran. According to the diplomat, it “failed miserably”.
on Friday, the UN security Council did not support the us resolution. Voted for the document, only the United States and the Dominican Republic. Russia and China were against the other members of the security Council abstained. According to Ulyanov, those who are concerned about this, do not be too dramatic. “Let us remember: to 2010 no embargo was not, and nothing extraordinary happened. Not going to happen now,” wrote the Ambassador in his Twitter. The diplomat expressed the opinion that the United States had planned the outcome of the vote, but decided to go ahead, RIA Novosti reported.
In turn, Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia said that Russia has consistently opposed attempts to impose such restrictions Tehran. He also urged partners in the UN security Council carefully examine the proposal of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to conduct an online summit on the situation around Iran.
the Draft U.S. resolution in the UN security Council on the extension of anti-Iranian arms embargo received 2 votes in support. Two voted against. 11 abstained. USA knew in advance the result, but still went ahead. Ideologically motivated approaches sometimes play with States bad jokes.
the United States Attempt to extend Iranian weapons #embargo has failed miserably. There was no reason to. Those who are concerned about this, do not be too dramatic. Let us remember: to 2010 no embargo was not, and nothing extraordinary happened. Not going to happen now.