U.N. deputy head to travel to Moscow, Kiev for meetings on Ukraine crisis

United Nations Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman is scheduled to travel to Ukraine for meetings Wednesday and Thursday regarding the crisis. Prior to his arrival, he is expected to meet with Russian officials in Moscow on Tuesday.
By JC Finley Follow @JC_Finley Contact the Author   |   May 5, 2014 at 11:33 AM
| License Photo

KIEV, Ukraine, May 5 (UPI) -- Ukraine's Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's deputy is scheduled to travel to Ukraine for a two-day visit later in the week.

Foreign ministry spokesman Yevhen Perebyinis told reporters Monday that Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman "is expected to meet in Ukraine with the Ukraine's leadership and Ukrainian Foreign Ministry" on Wednesday and Thursday.

Prior to his arrival, Feltman will stop over briefly in Moscow on Tuesday, where he is expected to meet at the Russian foreign ministry to discuss the Ukrainian crisis.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Pepsi to release 'Back to the Future Part II' inspired Pepsi Perfect
Nobel Prize in medicine awarded to parasitic disease scientists
Womb transplants begin in U.K. after Sweden's success
Gay Vatican priest comes out day before Pope Francis begins synod on family issues
Scientists find roadmap that may lead to 'exercise pill'