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UN World Tourism Organisation members vote to suspend Russian Federation

BusinessWorld | 29/04/2022 09:44 PM | Click to read full article

As a result of this suspension, the country has immediately lost the rights and privileges that came as part of the UN specialized agency.  

The debate was carried out at an emergency General Assembly following the decision taken by the UNWTO Executive Council’s emergency meeting. During the extraordinary General Assembly, 99 member countries were represented