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

New York, 2 October 2012

President of the General Assembly meets with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sri-Lanka


The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.E. Mr. Gamini Peiris, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sri-Lanka.

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 recent developments in Sri-Lanka, economic development, education and tourism.

They agreed on the importance of the World Youth Conference that will be held in Sri-Lanka in 2014.



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