The news was cited by sources in Russian government structures in Moscow, according to Sputnik.
Speaking at the Fifth Holocaust Memorial World Forum, Putin proposed a meeting of the permanent members of the Security Council – Russia, China, the United States, France and the United Kingdom, saying that Moscow intends “to deliver appropriate messages without delay.” To the leaders of the five great powers of the world. ”
According to Russian sources mentioned above, the UK is considered a “weak link” with the United States not having a clear position on the Russian initiative. The United States plays a key role in the decision-making process, and the United Kingdom is likely to support Washington’s views.
Earlier it was revealed that China supported the Russian President’s proposal to host a meeting of the permanent members of the UN Security Council.
French President Emmanuel Macron also backed the idea, saying he had agreed with Putin that he said the five UN founding countries had special responsibility for the situation in the world.
According to Farhan Haq, the official spokesman for the UN Secretary-General, the UN welcomes any effort to hold talks between representatives of the five permanent members of the Security Council.