The Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, Rafael Ramirez, took the floor at the General Assembly of this multilateral forum to condemn the US bombing against Syria for constituting a violation of the country’s principles of sovereignty and non-interference, as well as a unilateral measure carried out behind the backs of the United Nations.
Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the UN welcomed the President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic
During his visit to the United Nations Headquarters in New York, the President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Mr. Brahim Ghali, held a meeting with Rafael Ramírez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the UN.
Blanca Eekhout, Minister of People’s Power for Women, presented at the General Assembly of the United Nations the numerous political and social accomplishments achieved by women thanks to the Bolivarian Revolution in Venezuela, in spite of the economic attacks suffered by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the recent years.
Rafael Ramírez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, strongly condemned the trafficking in persons in conflict situations, as well as forced labor, sexual abuse and violence, modern slavery and similar practices, at a session held on Wednesday at the UN Security Council.
Rafael Ramírez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, said at the UN General Assembly session on the reform of the Security Council that it is necessary to have a more representative, democratic, and transparent body that fully complies with its fundamental goal: maintaining international peace and security.
Latin America was victim of mass forced disappearances during the military dictatorships supported by the United States
The United Nations General Assembly held this Friday a special session to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance with the participation of Rafael Ramírez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations.
Rafael Ramírez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, affirmed during an open debate of the United Nations Security Council that the expansion of terrorism has increased due to interventionism and aggressions of foreign Powers.
NAM: Promotion of international peace and security should remain a key priority in the agenda of the United Nations
Rafael Ramirez, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, took the floor on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement to express that the protection and promotion of international peace and security should remain a priority of the United Nations; this in occasion of the UN General Assembly High-Level Dialogue on Building Sustainable Peace for All.
Special Communique: Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our Americas-People's Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP)
The Permanent Representations of the members of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our Americas – People’s Trade Treaty accredited to the United Nations welcome the decision made on 17 January 2017 of commuting the sentence to Oscar Lopez Rivera, leader for the independence of Puerto Rico.
The Group of 77 and China reiterates its rejection to the latest decision of the Government of the United States of America to renew its unilateral sanctions against the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, on January 13th 2017, under the Executive Order signed by President Barack Obama, which declares "a national emergency with respects to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by the situation in Venezuela".
"United Nations, now, in the 21st Century and for the third millennium, should focus all of its efforts, to the utmost, on moral, intellectual, scientific, social, cultural, economic and financial order, in the fight against the demons of hunger, poverty and death that scourge our planet."
"We will take with us to the UN a voice that repudiates terrorism and speaks out in favour of world peace; that respects the sovereignty of peoples and has the credit of the 181 countries who voted for us, not as an imperialist power that conquers peoples, but with our Bolivarian vision of peace and the right to exist."
"We must speak clearly and firmly on this point: during the United Nations’ 70 years of existence, the Palestinian people have faced a constant lack of respect for the most basic rights, and it is shameful that this organisation has known about the situation since it was founded and to date no political solution to the conflict has been reached"
"Venezuela will now, more than ever, be an active voice in the defence of the sovereign equality of nations; in particular of the inalienable rights of the peoples of the South to development and peace"