Russia’s UN envoy speaks as country takes over presidency in Security Council

The Russian ambassador to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, is holding a news conference in New York as Russia takes over the presidency of the United Nations Security Council for the month of October. Russia plans to hold about 20 meetings during its UNSC presidency, focusing on conflicts in Africa and issues in the Middle East.

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