There is no need for Russia to withdraw from the UN and UNESCO. The Russian Federation is one of the founders of these organizations. This was stated by the country’s President Vladimir Putin at the plenary meeting of the Forum of United Cultures.
“I don’t see the need to withdraw from the UN and UNESCO,” Putin said. The meeting is broadcast by the Rossiya 24 TV channel. The President emphasized that Russia has good contacts and successful projects in these organizations, and is one of the founders of these international structures.