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  6/18/2014, Sivan 20, 5774

Sec. Council Published Statement on Ukraine Crisis


The United Nations Security Council published on Tuesday night its first official statement regarding the matter of the ongoing crisis in the Ukraine. The statement expressed condolences towards the families of the journalists who were killed during clashes in the country.

Two Russian journalists were killed on Tuesday in the Ukraine. They join the ranks of the Italian photographer and Russian translator who were killed at the end of May. The Security Council expressed concern in its statement over such events and called to the appropriate authorities to open an investigation on the matter.