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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 High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy of the European Union

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.E. Ms. Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy of the European Union.

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 the Middle East and the political, security and humanitarian aspects of the current situation in Syria.

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