Russian diplomat Vladimir Voronkov was appointed head of the Bureau for the fight against terrorism, the new structure of the UN. This was reported on the official website of the international organization.
Voronkov, in fact, becoming Deputy Secretary-General, antónio Guterres. The Russian diplomat will head the counter-terrorism work of the UN, will participate in the organization’s decision-making and work hard to ensure that the fight against terror is not removed from the agenda. As noted in the statement, Voronkov new position will be able to use 30 years of diplomatic experience.
The representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova in Facebook congratulated him on his appointment and wished him good luck and all the best: the news came on the birthday of diplomat.