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

New York, 28 September 2012

President of the General Assembly meets with the Vice-President of the European Parliament

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with Mr. Othmar Karas, the Vice President of the European Parliament.

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 noted the need to hold a high-level debate for that purpose.

They discussed the importance of the inter-parliamentary cooperation. They welcomed the suggestion for the President’s address to the European Parliament.

 

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