press statement by Security Council president on Middle East
The following press statement on the
Middle Eastwas delivered today by Security Council President Andrey Denisov ( ): Russian Federation
Members of the Security Council heard a briefing by the Secretariat on the terrorist attacks in
on Israel 31 August 2004. They strongly condemned these bombings that resulted in the loss of innocent lives. They also condemned all other acts of terrorism.
Council members took note of the statement of the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on this tragic event.
Members of the Council denounced the escalation of violence in the
Middle Eastand called on all the parties for the continuation of the Middle Eastpeace process.
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