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

United Nations, New York, 7 February 2012

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. Mr. Kodjo Menan, Permanent Representative of Togo to the United Nations, in his current capacity as the new President of the Security Council for the month of February 2012.

The President of the Security Council briefed President Al-Nasser on the program of work of the Security Council for the month of February which will include open debates on Peace and Security in Africa and Women and Peace and Security.

The two Presidents discussed a wide range of issues including the situation in Somalia, Libya and Yemen. They exchanged views on the developments in the Middle East with a special focus on Syria.

 

 

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