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Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Šimonovic

On 5 March 2014, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced that he was dispatching Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Šimonovic to Ukraine to monitor the human rights situation in the country.

UN aid agencies in Ukraine

Burnt-out vehicles following demonstrations in Kyiv (February 2014). Photo: UN