The Federation Council supported the appointment of Nebezi the Ambassador to the UN
MOSCOW, may 29 — RIA Novosti. The international Committee of the Federation Council supported the appointment of the Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Vasily, Nebuni by Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, told RIA Novosti source in the Committee.
The question of the Agency on approval of the candidature of Nebezi he replied in the affirmative.
Previously, this appointment was discussed by the international Committee of the state Duma. A source in the Committee told RIA Novosti that the deputies approved the candidacy of diplomat.
Moscow hopes that the sebenza will go to new York as Ambassador to the UN this summer.
According to the Russian Constitution, the President appoints and recalls diplomatic representatives of Russia in foreign States and international organisations after consultations with the relevant committees of the Federal Assembly.
Nebesa holds the post of Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs since 2013, previously he was the head of the Ministry Department for humanitarian cooperation and human rights, he was Deputy permanent representative to the WTO in Geneva, a senior Advisor to the permanent mission at the UN.
Previous Russia’s permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin died on 20 February, the day before the 65th anniversary. He held this post from April 8, 2006.