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Russia: China  Russia have "prevented Syria from transforming into Libya" - Lavrov01:35

Russia: China Russia have "prevented Syria from transforming into Libya" - Lavrov

Russian Federation, Moscow
April 20, 2015 at 10:17 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russia and China have prevented Syria from being transformed into another Libya through their role in the UN Security Council, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in Moscow on Monday.

Speaking at the opening of 2015‘s Moscow International Model United Nations (MIMUN) conference at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University), Lavrov defended Russia and China’s role regarding the use of vetoes against the “one-sided decisions“ of western powers.

The MIMUN conference is the Moscow branch of the Model UN, an educational and academic competition where students deal with the UN, international relations and diplomacy. University and high school students, who are selected through a prior application process, simulate the work of different UN bodies in a role-play manner.

MIMUN 2015 started on April 19 and runs until April 24, 2015, hosting 12 committees with 13 agendas in six languages.

Russia: China  Russia have "prevented Syria from transforming into Libya" - Lavrov01:35
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Russia and China have prevented Syria from being transformed into another Libya through their role in the UN Security Council, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in Moscow on Monday.

Speaking at the opening of 2015‘s Moscow International Model United Nations (MIMUN) conference at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University), Lavrov defended Russia and China’s role regarding the use of vetoes against the “one-sided decisions“ of western powers.

The MIMUN conference is the Moscow branch of the Model UN, an educational and academic competition where students deal with the UN, international relations and diplomacy. University and high school students, who are selected through a prior application process, simulate the work of different UN bodies in a role-play manner.

MIMUN 2015 started on April 19 and runs until April 24, 2015, hosting 12 committees with 13 agendas in six languages.

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