Russian diplomat to UN in Geneva resigns over war in Ukraine
Summary by Ground NewsBoris Bondarev, 41, confirmed his resignation in a letter delivered Monday morning. He sent a scathing letter to foreign colleagues inveighing against Russia's war in Ukraine. The resignation amounts to a rare admission of disgruntlement among the Russian diplomatic corps. It comes at a time when Putin's government has sought to crack down on dissent.
Published 10 months ago
Russian diplomat in Switzerland says he resigns over Ukraine invasion
By Emma Farge GENEVA - A Russian diplomat at the country's permanent mission at the United Nations in Geneva said on Monday he was leaving his post because of his disagreement with Moscow's invasion of Ukraine, a rare political resignation over the war. Boris Bondarev, a who identified himself on LinkedIn as a counsellor at Russia's permanent mission to the UN who worked on arms
10 months ago·United KingdomRead Full Article
'Never have I been so ashamed': Russian envoy criticizes war
A veteran Russian diplomat to the UN Office at Geneva says he handed in his resignation before sending out a scathing letter to foreign colleagues inveighing against the 'aggressive war unleashed' by Russian President Vladimir Putin in Ukraine.
10 months ago·Toronto, CanadaRead Full Article
Similar News Topics
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe
Time & Location
Sources are mostly out of (0)