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STATEMENT ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE SPOKESPERSON FOR
THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

United Nations, New York, 5 October 2011

President of the General Assembly meets with the new President of the Security Council

 

The President of the General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser today met with H.E. Mrs. U. Joy Ogwu, Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations, in her capacity as the new President of the United Nations Security Council for the month of October 2011.

The President of the Security Council briefed President Al-Nasser on the programme of work of the Security Council for the month of October, including three open debates to be held by the Council on Security Sector Reform, the Middle East and Women and Peace and Security.

The two Presidents noted the importance of further strengthening the current level of coordination and interaction between the General Assembly and the Security Council.

 

 

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