27 March 2008
Security Council
SC/9288

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Security Council press statement on nepal

 


The following Security Council press statement on Nepal was read out today by Council President Vitaly Churkin ( Russian Federation):


The members of the Security Council welcomed the progress towards Constituent Assembly elections in Nepal.


Members of the Security Council looked forward to elections being held in a free and fair manner on 10 April and urged all Nepalese parties to uphold public security and create an atmosphere that is conducive to a successful forthcoming election.


The members of the Security Council reiterated their full support for the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN).


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