At the initiative of Ukraine to the UN discussed the issue of protecting infrastructure against terrorism

At the initiative of the delegation of Ukraine held a meeting of the UN Security Council on the protection of critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks. This was reported on the page of the Permanent mission of Ukraine to the UN.

«The intensification of terrorist activities of organizations such as al Qaeda, ISIS, Boko Haram, Al-Shabab, al-Nusra and the like, requires the international community to consolidate efforts to develop modern methods of protection of critical infrastructure. First of all, it concerns the fields of telecommunications, industry, transport, oil and gas production», — said the Permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko at the opening session.

The delegation of Ukraine pointed out a number of tasks, implementation of which will contribute to strengthening the protection of critical infrastructure. In particular, we are talking about coordination and cooperation of involved authorities of the States, including in the context of the exchange of information on existing threats and vulnerabilities of infrastructure. Also, among such objectives is called risk assessment and crisis management; development of modern methods of preventing physical and electronic attacks against critical infrastructure; the organization of public-private partnership in the field of security.

With the aim of improving ways to protect critical infrastructure from terrorist attacks in 2017, the delegation of Ukraine intends to submit for consideration of the member States of the UN Security Council a draft decision.




At the initiative of Ukraine to the UN discussed the issue of protecting infrastructure against terrorism 24.11.2016

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