Russian Culture Minister Mikhail Shvydkoi has proposed to the Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization establishing a monitoring council that would involve known international experts to preserve monuments of culture in Iraq.
The letter, sent to UNESCO Director General Koichiro Matsuura, has come to hand of the Novosti news agency. It reads that the Russian Ministry of Culture "is gravely worried by the military operations Iraqi territory".
"Iraq is a country of great history and culture, which is rich in archaeological monuments of old Assyria and Babylonia," says Shvydkoi in the letter.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part