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

New York, 1 October 2012

President of the General Assembly meets with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States


The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.E. Ms. Patricia Espinosa, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States.

The President presented his priorities for the 67th Session. They discussed the President’s initiative to set up a consultative mechanism between the General Assembly and the Group of 20 (G-20).

They discussed the need for an integrated approach to sustainable development issues, including the post-2015 development agenda and the follow-up to Rio+20.

They also discussed drug trafficking and the need to reduce the global demand for drugs.

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