Subscription and demo access


 
About Interfax
Press Releases
Products & Services
Contact Us
Customer Login
 


Headlines
 

03/06 18:58   Mitsubishi wins tender for chemical complex construction in Uzbekistan for $960 mln
 
03/06 18:54   VEB could lend Miratorg up to $2 bln for meat projects
 
03/06 18:47   MEETING BETWEEN NORMANDY QUARTET DIPLOMATS WITH OSCE PARTICIPATION IN BERLIN ON FRIDAY WAS "DIFFICULT BUT CONSTRUCTIVE" - RUSSIAN DEPUTY FOREIGN MINISTER KARASIN TO INTERFAX
 
03/06 18:45   Bulgaria does not believe in Russian 'threat', not planning to host more NATO forces - deputy PM
 
03/06 18:44   Normandy Quartet talks over
 
03/06 18:39   Lavrov, Steinmeier see progress in ceasefire observance, arms withdrawal in Donbas - Russian Foreign Ministry
 
03/06 18:38   Lavrov, Steinmeier propose increasing number of OSCE monitors in Ukraine to 1,000
 
03/06 18:37   Russia and CIS political and economic calendar: March 10 - June 5
 
03/06 18:30   Kremlin won't publicize details of Putin's reply to Poroshenko letter on pilot Savchenko
 
03/06 18:29   Russia, Switzerland to exchange information on fake vet certificates
 




 

Interfax.com  |  Interfax news  |  Kyiv asks UN Secretary General to extend mandate...


News headlines


August 14, 2014 21:26

Kyiv asks UN Secretary General to extend mandate of human rights monitoring mission in Ukraine by 3 more months

KYIV. Aug 14 (Interfax) - Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin has sent a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon asking for a three-month extension to the mandate of the UN human rights monitoring mission.

Ukraine is interested in the further presence of UN human rights mechanisms and their support of processes aimed at ensuring and protecting human rights and basic freedoms in Ukraine, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry press office said in a statement. "The situation is Ukraine demands the closest attention in eastern Ukraine and Crimea," the document said.

The main task of the mission is to study the human rights situation at various sites, with special emphasis on south-eastern Ukraine and to compose relevant reports for the office of the UN commissioner on human rights, the Foreign Ministry said.

The UN monitoring mission on human rights has been working in Ukraine since March 15, 2014 on the invitation of the Ukrainian government.

ez ap

(Our editorial staff can be reached at eng.editors@interfax.ru)

/Interfax/
 Subscription
You can access a demo version of, receive more information about or subscribe to Interfax publications by filling in and returning the form below. We also have dozens of reports in the Russian language, please indicate if you are interested.
Title:


Phone:


E-mail:


First name:


Company:


Country:
Last name:


Division:


City:
Products:
Central Asia & Caucasus Business Weekly
Central Asia General Newswire
Global Gas Analytics
Global Natural Gas Daily
Interfax Via Bloomberg Terminal
Kazakhstan General Newswire
Kazakhstan Mining Weekly
Kazakhstan Oil & Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Announcements
Russia & CIS Banking and Finance Weekly
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Daily
Russia & CIS Business and Financial Newswire
Russia & CIS Business and Investment Weekly
Russia & CIS Business Law Weekly
Russia & CIS Business news
Russia & CIS Defense Industry Weekly
Russia & CIS Diplomatic Panorama
Russia & CIS Energy Daily
Russia & CIS Energy Newswire
Russia & CIS Events Calendar
Russia & CIS Food and Agriculture Weekly
Russia & CIS General Newswire
Russia & CIS Headline News
Russia & CIS Insurance Weekly
Russia & CIS IT and Telecom Weekly
Russia & CIS Metals and Mining Weekly
Russia & CIS Military Daily
Russia & CIS Military Newswire
Russia & CIS Military Weekly
Russia & CIS Oil and Gas Weekly
Russia & CIS Presidential Bulletin
Russia & CIS Statistics Weekly
Russia Health & Pharmaceuticals
Russia Market Roundup
Russia Press Review
Ukraine Business Daily
Ukraine Business Weekly
Ukraine General Newswire
Please enter the digits from picture in the box below:

March 06, 2015
 
18:45
Bulgaria does not believe in Russian 'threat', not planning to host more NATO forces - deputy PM
 
18:44
Normandy Quartet talks over
 
18:39
Lavrov, Steinmeier see progress in ceasefire observance, arms withdrawal in Donbas - Russian Foreign Ministry
 
18:38
Lavrov, Steinmeier propose increasing number of OSCE monitors in Ukraine to 1,000
 
18:37
Russia and CIS political and economic calendar: March 10 - June 5
 
18:30
Kremlin won't publicize details of Putin's reply to Poroshenko letter on pilot Savchenko
 
18:29
Russia, Switzerland to exchange information on fake vet certificates
 
18:27
Talks between Normandy Quartet diplomats in Berlin proceeding with difficulties - source (Part 2)
 
18:22
LAVROV, STEINMEIER CALL FOR INCREASING NUMBER OF OSCE MONITORS IN UKRAINE TO 1,000, ALLOCATING MORE FUNDING FOR THEM - RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY
 
18:13
Tatarchuk investment co buys 12.5% of JKX Oil&Gas
 
18:11
 
18:10
Central Bank ups investment in GBP, CAD assets in Q2 2014
 
18:09
Self-proclaimed Donetsk republic calls on Ukrainian Rada to cooperate on constitutional amendments
 
18:08
Talks between Normandy Quartet diplomats in Berlin proceeding with difficulties - source
 
 more headlines 



Interviews
 

.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has given an interview with Interfax, in which he summed up the results of this foreign policy year and spoke about the priorities of Russian diplomacy in 2015

more
.
.
Germanys E.ON is spinning its Russian business off to a "New Company" which will be transferred to the companys shareholders, with plans to list it in 2016. Apart from the Russia business, the new company will receive all of E.ONs conventional energy assets. E.ON itself will focus on renewable energy and innovation. Johannes Teyssen, E.ONs CEO, told Interfax in an interview of the logic behind the decision and its implications for the concerns Russian subsidiary OJSC E.ON Russia.

more
.
.
Australian Ambassador to Russia Paul Myler has given an interview to Interfax ahead of the G20 summit in Brisbane in which he speaks about the MH17 crash, the reasons for joining the West‘s sanctions against Russia and explained why Australia expects changes in Russia‘s food policy by March 2015.

more

 
  
 ©   1991—2015   Interfax Information Service. All rights reserved.
contact information   |   Interfax offices   |   made by web.finmarket

News and other data on this site are provided for information purposes only, and are not intended for republication or redistribution. Republication or redistribution of Interfax content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Interfax.

Browse other Interfax sites:  Interfax.ru   |   IFX.RU   |   Interfax Group   Rambler's Top100