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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 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates

The President of the General Assembly Mr. Vuk Jeremić met today with H.H. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates.

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 exchanged views on the situation in the region, in particular Syria and Iran.

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