STATEMENT ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE SPOKESPERSON FOR
THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
New York, 26 September 2012
President of the General Assembly meets with the Prime Minister of Japan
The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.E. Mr. Yoshihiko Noda, the Prime Minister of Japan.
The President 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).
They discussed the situation in Japan, and the Government’s reconstruction efforts following the devastating earthquake.
* * *