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

Brussels, 8 March 2011

President of the General Assembly meets with H.E. Secretary General of NATO


The President of the General Assembly H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser met today with NATO Secretary General H.E. Andres Fogh Rasmussen at the NATO Headquarters in Brussels.

They exchanged views on cooperation between NATO and the United Nations, particularly NATO’s UN-mandated peace support operations in Kosovo and Afghanistan.

The NATO Secretary General underscored the important role of the UN General Assembly and expressed NATO’s continuing interest in events of the General Assembly.

This is the first visit of a President of the UN General Assembly to NATO.

 

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