Lavrov warns against partition of SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 23, 0:00
Lavrov calls to coordinate Russian, US military action in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 21:05
Lavrov blames Obama administration for souring Russia-US tiesRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:41
Waging war on Korean Peninsula inadmissible, says LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:36
Russian Northern Fleet completes drills in ArcticMilitary & Defense September 22, 18:01
OPEC and non-OPEC countries to continue talks on oil production cut dealBusiness & Economy September 22, 17:28
Russian pair figure skaters Kavaguti, Smirnov retire from sportSport September 22, 16:48
Record number of delegations register for St. Petersburg-hosted IPU AssemblyRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 16:47
Astronauts to make quickest trip ever to ISS in DecemberScience & Space September 22, 16:27
UNITED NATIONS, September 16 (Itar-Tass) - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has received a report on chemical weapons in Syria, and on Monday he will present it to the UN Security Council members, as confirmed by Secretary-General’s spokesperson Martin Nesirky on Sunday.
“The report of the United Nations mission that investigated allegations of chemical weapons use in the Syrian Arab Republic has been handed to the Secretary-General,” Nesirky’s statement says. He said the report was delivered to New York by the head of the inspectors’ team, Professor Ake Sellstrom.
“On Monday morning, the Secretary-General will inform the Security Council about the report at a private session,” said Nesirky. He added that after the briefing at the Security Council, at about 12:50 p.m. New York time, the Secretary-General would talks to reporters.
Earlier on Sunday, the UN Security Council President in September, Australia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Gary Quinlan, said that a meeting on the report would be held at 11:15 a.m. - immediately after the meeting on Libya.