Secretary Blinken to Participate in UN Security Council Open Debate on Multilateralism

05/06/2021 07:39 PM EDT


Office of the Spokesperson

On Friday, May 7, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will participate virtually in a UN Security Council meeting on Multilateralism. The session will be chaired by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and will include interventions from Foreign Ministers from other Security Council member countries. During this open debate, Secretary Blinken will discuss the importance of multilateral cooperation and highlight the core principles that are essential to maintaining a rules-based international order.

The debate will be livestreamed at 8:00 am on May 7, 2021 and can be viewed online onĀ UN Web TV.