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

New York, 29 September 2012

President of the General Assembly meets with the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.E. Mr. Kairat Umarov, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The President presented his priorities for the 67th Session.

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 situation in the region, in particular the recent developments in Afghanistan.

The President and Deputy Minister also discussed the initiative for a nuclear free world.

 

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