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Saudi Arabia at the UN makes a statement on the war in Ukraine

Sep 25, 2023

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud has declared the country's readiness to continue its mediation efforts to reach a peaceful settlement in Ukraine.


He said this during a speech at the general debate of the 78th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, Ukrinform reports.

"Regarding the Russian-Ukrainian crisis, the Kingdom once again calls for an end to this crisis, limiting its negative consequences for security and stability around the world. The Kingdom emphasizes the need to make every effort to end this crisis and resolve disputes peacefully, respecting the principles of international law and striving to preserve the security and interests of all," he said.

The Saudi minister pointed out that the leadership of the KSA, in support of international efforts aimed at establishing peace, provided its good offices for the release of prisoners of different nationalities, and invited Ukraine to participate in the Arab League summit in Jeddah.

"In addition, in early August last year, the Kingdom hosted a meeting of national security advisors and representatives of more than 40 countries and international organizations, and the Kingdom reaffirms its readiness to continue mediating between the two sides of the crisis," Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud said.

Author - Serhii Kolomiets, 25/09/2023

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