9 September 2011
General Assembly
GA/SPD/475

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

Sixty-fifth General Assembly

Fourth Committee

28th Meeting (AM)


Fourth Committee Completes Bureau for Sixty-sixth General Assembly Session

 


The Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) met this morning to fill vacant positions on its Bureau for the upcoming sixty-sixth session of the General Assembly.


It elected the following Vice-Chairs by acclamation:  Mansor Ciss ( Senegal), from the Group of African States; Marķa Waleska Vivas Mendoza ( Venezuela), from the Group of Latin American and Caribbean States; and Jim Kelly ( Ireland), from the Group of Western European and Other States.  Elected as Rapporteur was Hasan Abulhasan ( Kuwait), from the Group of Asian States.


The Fourth Committee will meet again on a date to be announced.


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