Washington’s position in the UN Security Council also supported the London, Warsaw, Amsterdam and Stockholm.
The United States expressed “deep concern” about the situation in the Azov Sea and expressed support for Ukraine. This was stated on Monday, the U.S. permanent representative to the UN, Nikki Haley at an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council.
“We are United in opposing Russia’s attempts to discuss a serious increase in tension in the Kerch Strait under the agenda item designated as a violation of the borders of the Russian Federation,” she said in a joint statement on behalf of the United States, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. – We strongly support the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine within internationally recognized borders. We express our deep concern over the incident, which constitutes a dangerous escalation and a violation of international law.”
According to the US Ambassador, it is necessary to discuss Russia’s actions “within the framework of the appropriately formulated agenda item” of the UN Security Council meeting. “We call on all members of the UN security Council to vote against the proposed agenda item,” she added.