The proposal to establish a Tribunal for the crash of the Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine is devoid of any legal and precedential basis, said permanent Commissioner of Russia to the global organization Vitaly Churkin, explaining the decision to veto the adoption of the document.
"We have to admit that the draft submitted today to valaisiana, was deprived of any legal and precedential basis. Many times we have explained all this to colleagues campaigned to think about alternatives, " said the diplomat. According to his statement, the authors of the draft decision "did not want to act in a spirit of cooperation," reports the news Agency.
Russia's permanent representative drew the attention that the incident could not be considered a Danger to international peace and Security, and also reminded that the destruction in 2001 of the Ukrainian air force of Russian aircraft did not lead to the creation of the Tribunal." Russia is ready to continue to assist in conducting a complete, independent and objective investigation of the causes and circumstances of death of the Malaysian airliner with a base on the provisions of security Council decision 2166 in order to identify the perpetrators and their subsequent redemption. Busy today, the position has nothing to do with the promotion of impunity ", — leads RIA "Novosti" message Churkin by a vote of the UN security Council. He also said that the initiative of the Tribunal for the Malaysian Boeing devoid of any " legal and precedential foundations ". On Wednesday, Russia vetoed the adoption of the UN security Council decision on the establishment of the Tribunal to the crash of Boeing in Ukraine. was eleven countries. As said before, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia S. V. Lavrov, the collapse of the liner which are the result of criminal lawlessness, and not a Danger to international peace and Security, which implies the Malaysian draft decision. According to the Minister, the UN security Council in the situation with the crash Airliners never created tribunals, and the idea of its creation is intended to provide the guilt of those who are considered responsible Washington. Before Wednesday's media published a draft decision of the UN security Council resolution, in which, for example, stated that the purpose of the international Tribunal for the investigation of the reasons of falling of the Malaysian Boeing 777 under the Donetsk – " punishment of persons responsible for acts of crimes connected with the tragedy. On Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin has agreed with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands mark rutte proceedings disaster Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine in July 2014. In the process of negotiations the head of the Russian Federation expressed regret that the compromise draft decision of the UN security Council was not supported by member States, advocating for the development of the international Tribunal for the crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane.