In the state Duma will consider the candidacy of Nebezi to the position of Russia’s permanent representative to the UN

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in photobacteria of the State Duma on Okhotny Ryad street in Moscow. Archival photoIn the state Duma will consider the candidacy of Nebezi to the position of Russia’s permanent representative to the UN© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The international Committee of the state Duma, plans on Thursday to consider the candidature of Deputy foreign Minister, Vasily Nebuni to the position of Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, reported RIA Novosti a source in the Parliament.

According to the Constitution, the President appoints and recalls after consultations with corresponding committees and commissions of the chambers of the Federal Assembly diplomatic representatives of the Russian Federation in foreign States and international organizations.

As previously reported, on may 29, the nomination of Nebezi will be considered by the Federation Council.

The previous permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin died on 20 February, the day before your 65th birthday. Since 8 April 2006, he served as the permanent representative of Russia to the UN in new York, was the representative of the Russian Federation in the UN Security Council. He was buried on 24 February in Moscow.

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