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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 Executive Director of UNODC

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with Mr. Yuri Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

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 exchanged views on the drug trade and discussed the need to hold a debate on the issue on International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed on 26 June.

 

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