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SEPTEMBER 2000

Tuesday 12 Wednesday 13 Thursday 14 Friday 15 Saturday 16
Monday 18 Tuesday 19 Wednesday 20 Thursday 21 Friday 22

Tuesday, 12 September 2000

Morning session

1 - Mr. Kofi Annan
Secretary-General of the United Nations
(English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Luiz Felipe Palmeira Lampreia
Minister for External Relations of Brazil
(English)

3 - Her Excellency Ms. Madeleine Korbel Albright
Secretary of State of the United States of America
(English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Ismael Omar Guelleh
President of the Republic of Djibouti
(English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Juan Francisco Reyes López
Vice-President of the Republic of Guatemala
(English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Hubert Védrine
Minister for Foreign Affairs of France
(French) (English)

7 - H.E. The Honourable Chakra Prasad Bastola
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nepal
(English)

8 - H.E. The Honourable Joe Borg
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta
(English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Patrick Leclercq
Prime Minister, Minister of State and Director for External Relations of the Principality of Monaco
(French)

2 - H.E. Mr. Gnassingbé Eyadéma
President of the Togolese Republic
(French)

3 - H.E. Mr. Indulis Berzins
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Latvia
(English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Gadio
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Senegal
(French)

5 - H.E. Mr. Erlan Idrissov
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan
(English)

6 - Her Excellency Mrs. Soledad Alvear
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Chile
(Spanish) (English)

7 - Her Excellency Ms. Marjatta Rasi
Vice-Chairperson of the Delegation of Finland
(English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Roberto Flores Bermúdez
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Honduras
(Spanish)

9 - H.E. Mrs. Andrea Willi
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Culture, Youth and Sport of Liechtenstein
(English)

10 - Her Excellency Mrs. Nadezhda Mihailova
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria
(English)

11 - H.E. Mr. Guillermo Fernández De Soto
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Colombia
(Spanish)(English)

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Wednesday, 13 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. The Honourable Sam Condor
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Saint Kitts and Nevis (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Tang Jiaxuan
Minister for Foreign Affairs of China (English) (French)

3 - H.E. The Honourable Lamberto Dini
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy (English)

4 - H.E. Sheikh Sabah Al-Hamad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kuwait (Arabic) (English)

5 - H.E. The Honourable Ralph Maraj
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Trinidad and Tobago
(English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Mohamed Benaissa
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Morocco
(French)

7 - H.E. Mr. Fernando De Trazegnies Granda
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Peru
Long Version: (Spanish) (English)
Short Version: (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Toomas Hendrik Ilves
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Estonia (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Tonino Picula
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Croatia (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Louis Michel
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belgium (French) (English)

3 - Her Excellency Mrs. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
Minister for Foreign Affairs of South Africa (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Yohei Kono
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Amre Moussa
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Egypt (Arabic) (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Nguyen Dy Nien
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Viet Nam (English)

7 - Her Excellency The Hon. Billie Miller, MP
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Tourism and International Transport of Barbados (English)

8 - Her Excellency Mrs. Rosario Green
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mexico (Spanish) (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Niels Helveg Petersen
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Denmark (English)

10 - H.E. Mr. Youssouf Ouédraogo
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Burkina Faso
(French)

11 - H.E. Mr. Ahmed Ould Sid Ahmed
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Mauritania (Arabic) (French)

12 - H.E. Mr. Iaia Djaló
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Communities of Guinea-Bissau (English)

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Thursday, 14 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. Mr. Selim El-Hoss
President of the Council of Ministers, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Lebanese Republic (Arabic) (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Thorbjorn Jagland
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Norway (English)

3 - H.E. The Right Honourable Robin Cook, MP
Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Abdurrahman Shalghem
Secretary of the General People's Committee for Foreign Liaison and International Cooperation of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Arabic) (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Joschka Fischer
Deputy Chancellor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Germany (English)

6 - Mr. Farouk Al-Shara'
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Syrian Arab Republic (Arabic) (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Brian Cowen, T.D.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ireland (English)

8 - Her Excellency Ms. Anna Lindh
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden (English)

9 - H.E. Dr. Jadranko Prlic
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. The Honourable Lloyd Axworthy
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Canada (English) (French)

2 - H.E. The Honourable Paul Robertson, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Jamaica (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Oskaras Jusys
Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Lithuania (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Nizar Obald Madani
Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia (Arabic) (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Jozias van Aartsen
Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Netherlands (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Abdelaziz Belkhadem
Minister of State, for Foreign Affairs of Algeria (Arabic) (French)

7 - H.E. Mr. Roberto Rojas López
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Worship of Costa Rica (Spanish) (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Petre Roman
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Romania (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Abdul Ilah El-Khatib
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Jordan (Arabic) (English)

10 - H.E. Mr. George Papandreou
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Greece (English)

11 - H.E. Mr. Josep Piqué
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Spain (Spanish) (English)

12 - Her Excellency Mrs. Camara Hadja Mahawa Bangoura
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Guinea
(French)

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Friday, 15 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. The Hon. Sir John Kaputin, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Papua New Guinea (English)

2 - H.E. Datuk Seri Syed Hamid Albar
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malaysia (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Jaime Gama
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Portugal (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Halldór Asgrímsson
Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Rashid Abdullah Al-Noaimi
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates (Arabic) (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Felipe Pérez Roque
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Cuba (Spanish) (French) (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Abdikassim Salad Hassan
President of the Somali Republic (English)

8 - H.E. The Honourable Phil Goff
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of New Zealand (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Charles Providence Gomis
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Côte d'Ivoire (French)

10 - H.E. Mr. Kamal Kharrazi
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. The Honourable Danny Philip
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Solomon Islands (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Ralph Ochan
Chairman of the Delegation of Uganda (English)

3 - H.E. The Honourable George Odlum
Minister for Foerign Affairs and International Trade of Saint Lucia (English)

4 - H.E. The Hon. Bonaya Adhi Godana, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Kenya (English)

5 - Her Excellency Mrs. Benita Ferrero-Waldner
Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs of Austria (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Ural Latypov
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Belarus (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Juan Esteban Aguirre Martinez
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Paraguay (Spanish)

8 - H.E. Mr. Li Hyong Chol
Chairman of the Delegation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Wladyslaw Bartoszewski
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Poland (English)

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Saturday, 16 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. The Honourable Laisenia Qarase
Prime Minister and Minister for National Reconciliation and Unity of the Republic of Fiji (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Jan Kavan
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Gabriele Gatti
Minister for Foreign and Political Affairs of San Marino (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Ismail Cem
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Turkey (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Jámos Martonyi
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Hungary (French)

6 - H.E. Mr. Alojz Peterle
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Slovenia (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Yousef Bin Al-Alawi Bin Abdullah
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Oman (Arabic) (English)

8 - Her Excellency Mrs. Maria Levens
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Suriname (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Hubert Wurth
Chairman of the Delegation of Luxembourg (French)

2 - H.E. Mr. Somsavat Lengsavad
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Paskal Milo
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Albania (English)

4 - His Royal Highness Prince Mohamed Bolkiah
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Brunei Darussalam
(English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Joäo Bernardo de Miranda
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Angola (English)

6 - Her Excellency Maria Eugenia Brizuela De Avila
Minister for Foreign Affairs of El Salvador (Spanish)

7 - H.E. Mr. Jean Ping
Minister of State, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Francophonie of Gabon (French)

8 - H.E. Mr. Rui Alberto de Figueiredo Soares
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Communitties of Cape Verde (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Yerodia Abdoulaye Ndombasi
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Democratic Republic of Congo
(not available)

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Monday, 18 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. The Honourable John Briceno
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment of Belize (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Seyoum Mesfin
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Igor Ivanov
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Shlomo Ben-Ami
Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs of Israel (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Abdul Sattar
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Pakistan (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. James Victor Gbeho
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ghana (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Aleksandar Dimitrov
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (English)

8 - H.E. The Hon. Alexander Downer, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Jassim Mohammed Buallay
Chairman of the Delegation of Bahrain (Arabic) (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Borys Tarasyuk
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Vartan Oskanian
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Armenia (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Habib Ben Yahia
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Tunisia (Arabic) (French)

5 - Her Excellency Mrs. Lila Ratsifandrihamanana
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Madagascar (French)

6 - Her Excellency The Honourable Lilian Patel
Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Malawi (English)

7 - H.E. The Hon. Lakshman Kadirgamar, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Didier Opertti
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Uruguay (Spanish) (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Clifford Sibusiso Mamba
Chaiman of the Delegation of Swaziland (English)

10 - H.E. Mr. Mahamat Saleh Annadif
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Chad (French)

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Tuesday, 19 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. Mr. Nicolae Tabacaru
Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Moldova (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Lee Joung-binn
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. José Miguel Alemán Healy
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Panama (Spanish)

4 - H.E. Mr. Alwi Shihab
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Indonesia (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Modibo Sidibé
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Malians Abroad of Mali (French)

6 - H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser
Chairman of the Delegation of Qatar (English)

7 - H.E. Alhaji Sule Lamido
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nigeria (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Nasser Al-Kidwa
Chairman of the Delegation of Palestine (Arabic) (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Sama Banya
Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Sierra Leone (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Surin Pitsuwan
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Thailand (English)

3 - Her Excellency Mrs. Aksoltan Ataeva
Chairperson of the Delegation of Turkmenistan (Russian)

4 - H.E. Mr. Domingo Siazon
Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Philippines (English)

5 - H.E. The Hon. Lt. General Mompati Merafhe, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Botswana (English)

6 - H.E. Alhaj Abdus Samad Azad
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Jaswant Singh
Minister for External Affairs of India (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Clement Rohee, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Guyana (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Mustafa Osman Ismail
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sudan (Arabic) (English)

10 - H.E. Mr. Rodolphe Adada
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and la Francophonie of Congo (French)

11 - H.E. The Honourable Roosevelt Douglas
Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Commonwealth of Dominica (English)

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Wednesday, 20 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. Mr. Eduard Kukan
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Slovakia (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Eldar Kouliev
Chairman of the Delegation of Azerbaijan (Russian) (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Theo-Ben Gurirab
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Namibia (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. S. Jayakumar
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore (English)

5 - Her Excellency Ms. Elmira Ibraimova
Chairperson of the Delegation of Kyrgyzstan (English)

6 - H.E. The Hon. Motsoahae Thomas Thabane
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Lesotho (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Hersey Kyota
Chairman of the Delegation of Palau (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Hor Namhong
Minister of State, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. Mr. Monie Captan
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Liberia (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Marcel Metefara
Minister for Foreign Affairs and la Francophonie of Central African Republic (French)

3 - H.E. Mr. Fernando Messmer
Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bolivia (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Win Aung
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Juli Minoves-Triquell
Chairman of the Delegation of Andorra (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Fritz Longchamp
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Worship of Haiti (French)

7 - H.E. Mr. Vinci Niel Clodumar
Chairman of the Delegation of Nauru (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Alfred Carlot
Chairman of the Delegation of Vanuatu (not available)

9 - H.E. Mr. Momodou Lamin Sedat Jobe
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs of Gambia
(not available)

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Thursday, 21 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. Mr. Abdalla Saleh Al-Ashtal
Chairman of the Delegation of Yemen (Arabic) (English)

2 - H.E. Mr. Luvsangiin Erdenechuluun
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Souef Mohamed El-Amine
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Comoros (French)

4 - H.E. Mr. Irakli Menagarishvili
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Georgia (English)

5 - H.E. Mr. Hugo Tolentino Dipp
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Dominican Republic
(Spanish)

6 - Her Excellency Ms. Paulina Garcia De Larrea
Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ecuador (Spanish)

7 - H.E. Mr. Rashid Alimov
Chairman of the Delegation of Tajikistan (English)

8 - H.E. Dr. Ioannis Kasoulides
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Cyprus (English)

9 - H.E. Mr. Masao Nakayama
Chairman of the Delegation of the Federated States of Micronesia (English)

Afternoon session

1 - H.E. The Honourable Elvin Nimrod
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Grenada (English)

2 - H.E. Dr. Abdullah Abdullah
Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. Mohammed Said Al-Shahaf
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iraq (Arabic) (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Marc Nteturuye
Chairman of the Delegation of Burundi (French)

5 - H.E. Mr. Hussain Shihab
Chairman of the Delegation of Maldives (English)

6 - H.E. Mr. Stanislaus Mudenge
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Zimbabwe (English)

7 - Her excellency The Honourable Janet Bostwick, MP
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bahamas (English)

8 - H.E. Mr. Enrique Candioti
Secretary of State, Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Argentina (Spanish)

9 - H.E. The Honourable Allan Cruickshank
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Tourism and Information of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (English)

10 - H.E. Mr. Ousmane Moutari
Chairman of the Delegation of Niger (French)

11 - H.E. Mr. Jackeo Relang
Chairman of the Delegation of the Marshall Islands
(English)

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Friday, 22 September 2000

Morning session

1 - H.E. Mr. Joseph Mutaboba
Chairman of the Delegation of Rwanda (French)

2 - H.E. Mr. Patrick Albert Lewis
Chairman of the Delegation of Antigua and Barbuda (English)

3 - H.E. Mr. H. Gumbo Kibelloh
Chairman of the Delegation of the United Republic of Tanzania (English)

4 - H.E. Mr. Ignacio Arcaya
Chairman of the Delegation of Venezuela (Spanish)

5 - H.E. Mr. Anil Kumarsingh Gayan
Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Cooperation of Mauritius (English/French)

6 - H.E. Mr. Haile Weldensae
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Eritrea (English)

7 - H.E. Mr. Joël Wassi Adechi
Chairman of the Delegation of Benin (French)

8 - H.E. Mr. Narciso Ntugu Abeso Oyana
Chairman of the Delegation of the Equatorial Guinea (Spanish)

9 - H.E. Mr. José Adán Guerra
Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nicaragua (Spanish) (English)

10 - Mr. Harri Holkeri
President of the General Assembly (Finland) (English)

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