Note to correspondents on the briefing to the Security Council on Ukraine by Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson

Posted on March 6, 2014 in News

In response to questions, below is a summary of Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s briefing to today’s closed Security Council meeting:

Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson briefed the Security Council this afternoon by video from Kyiv, Ukraine, on his recent mission aimed at assisting to de-escalate a dangerous situation and to assess the conditions for a peaceful settlement of the crisis. Read more