It is necessary to ensure an effective ceasefire in Ukraine, for this sides need to constantly fulfill their obligations, ststed French President Emmanuel Macron during his speech at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.
"In Ukraine, we must constantly fulfill our obligations and ensure an effective ceasefire, gradually, as we did together with Germany, so that the parties that are there, adhered to international law and ultimately reached the end of the conflict," he said.
Macron also stressed the importance of settling the situation in Venezuela.
"Collective actions should support the observance of democracy in this country, the ability of all political forces to speak, so that there would be no those dictatorial trends that we see now," he said.
The French president also pointed to the threat from the DPRK.
"Multilateral diplomacy forces us to fight the nuclear confrontation, Pyongyang has gone over the red line in the military escalation and this concerns us." Our responsibility is to firmly and actively bring North Korea back to the negotiating table, "Macron said.