UN Speech: Full House for Putin, Empty Seats for Poroshenko September 24, 2016 Analysis Translated by Ollie Richardson 15:58:32 24/09/2016 tvzvezda.ru Photos from speeches by the Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at the UN General Assembly in New York have once again convinced Internet users of the absence of authority of the Ukrainian head on the international stage. A collage of images was posted on Twitter by the lawyer Violetta Volkova. Два выступления в ООН. pic.twitter.com/59i1vvYf4F — Виолетта Волкова (@volkova_v) September 23, 2016 A photo from Vladimir Putin’s speech shows that a full house gathered to listen to the head of Russia. Poroshenko could not boast of such an audience. During his speech the free seats in the hall was much more than the audience itself. Some jokingly suggested that the Ukrainian President was drunk, and the world community during his statement chose to get some fresh air instead. Copyright © 2016. All Rights Reserved.