NOTE ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE SPOKESPERSON OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
United Nations, New York, 5 February 2010
Meeting with the President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies
On 4 February 2010, President Treki received the Honorable Gianfranco Fini, President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies and former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Mr. Fini conveyed his condolences on the losses suffered by the United Nations family in the earthquake in Haiti and appreciated the important role being played by the United Nations in coordinating and mobilizing international relief and support efforts in Haiti.
President Treki and Mr. Fini discussed important issues on the agenda of the General Assembly including in particular the reform and strengthening of the United Nations to enable the world body to effectively address the global challenges of peace and development. They also underlined the need for urgent and concerted efforts to resume the Middle East peace process for an early peaceful settlement.