Washington DC, Feb. 24: Nepal has voted in favour of the United Nations (UN) against Russia’s fighting with its neighbour and to withdraw its forces from Ukraine. An emergency Special General Assembly was held in the UN Headquarters in New York on Thursday.
A total of 141 nations, out of 193 UN member countries, supported the decision approved by the UN General Assembly on the eve of the first anniversary of the attack. Nepal’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Amrit Rai said that Nepal’s support is in favour of Ukraine’s sovereignty and independence.
Russia started its attacks on Ukraine on February 24, 2022. When 141 nations including Nepal supported the decision, 32 didn’t give the vote and 7- Belarus, North Korea, Eritrea, Mali, Nicaragua, Syria and Russia voted against it.