United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
May 6, 2022
NOTE: This is issued in the United States’ capacity as President of the UN Security Council.
Statement by the President of the UN Security Council on Ukraine, May 6, 2022
The Security Council expresses deep concern regarding the maintenance of peace and security of Ukraine.
The Security Council recalls that all Member States have undertaken, under the Charter of the United Nations, the obligation to settle their international disputes by peaceful means.
The Security Council expresses strong support for the efforts of the Secretary-General in the search for a peaceful solution.
The Security Council requests the Secretary-General to brief the Security Council in due course after the adoption of the present statement.