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Le notizie del 5 agosto sul conflitto in Ucraina | Corriere della Sera |

5:00 pm - Saudi media: "The Jeddah summit has begun"

The meeting at the level of national security advisers and senior diplomats dedicated to the Ukrainian crisis has begun in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. This was reported by the Saudi state TV al-Ekhbariya, specifying that representatives of about thirty countries are taking part in the meeting.

Russia is absent while Italy, the USA, India, China, Turkey, Egypt and the EU will be present, among others. The meeting will aim to facilitate an exchange of views between the participating countries on ways to resolve the crisis peacefully while, along the lines of the Copenhagen meeting last June, there will be no joint final declaration.

8:38 pm - EU sources: "Agreement reached in Jeddah on respect for the integrity of the Ukrainian territory"

An agreement emerged in Jeddah "on the fact that respect for the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine must be at the heart of any peace agreement, as well as the primacy of the United Nations Charter". This is what European sources explain at the end of the first day of the summit on negotiations in Ukraine which brings together around 40 countries.

According to the same sources, it was decided to form working groups on the key issues of the ten points for the peace formula proposed by Kiev. "The timing for a meeting of the heads of state is still pending, but before the end of the year it is considered plausible," they explain.

10:17 pm - The Ukrainian president from Jeddah: «Russia has violated international law, let's restore it. Here is our plan for peace » Volodymyr Zelensky hailed the start of a security conference in Saudi Arabia where representatives of 42 countries, excluding Russia, are discussing Ukraine's peace plan to end the war. "There will be representatives of different continents, with different perspectives on global affairs, but all united by the conviction of the need to give priority to international law," said the Ukrainian president. "The so-called Peace Formula proposed by Kiev represents a return to the international order that Russia violated with its aggression," he added.

'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sun Aug 6th, 2023 at 11:18:43 AM EST
As we meet in Jeddah for another Summit

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'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sun Aug 6th, 2023 at 01:01:36 PM EST
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30, 40, 42 countries, scores, dozens...

I wonder idly, from which UNGA list of abstentions did Uncle Volody choose?

by Cat on Sun Aug 6th, 2023 at 05:07:31 PM EST
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