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

New York, 25 September 2012

President of the General Assembly meets with the Amir of the State of Qatar

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar.

The President of the General Assembly presented his priorities for the 67th Session, as well as the main theme of the presidency, “Bringing about adjustment or settlement of international disputes or situations by peaceful means.”

They discussed the President’s initiative to set up a consultative mechanism between the General Assembly and the Group of 20 (G-20). The President announced his intention to hold a thematic debate for that purpose.

They exchanged views on the situation in the Middle East and Syria.

 

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