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

Hiroshima, Japan, 6 August 2013

President Jeremić meets with the Prime Minister of Japan



The President of the General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Vuk Jeremic met today in Hiroshima with the Prime Minister of Japan H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe.

They discussed global issues of common concern including the Millennium Development Goals and the contribution of the General Assembly’s Open Working Group in drafting the parameters of the post-2015 sustainable development agenda.

They also exchanged views on the progress towards the reform of the UN Security Council and the adoption in the General Assembly of the resolution on Global Economic Governance. The President presented his thoughts on the forthcoming thematic debate on  the role of credit rating agencies in the international financial system.


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