The United States and several other Western countries have also joined the initiative.

Norway, the United States and a number of other Western countries have requested a meeting of the UN Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Ukraine on February 28. This is stated in a message posted on Twitter on Sunday by the Norwegian mission to the world Organization.

“Norway, Albania, Great Britain, Ireland, Mexico, the USA and France call for an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council on the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine,” the text says.

The delegations request a speech by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres during the meeting on February 28.