ACTIVITIES OF SECRETARY-GENERAL IN WASHINGTON, D.C., 20 JUNE

21 June 2007
SG/T/2552

ACTIVITIES OF SECRETARY-GENERAL IN WASHINGTON, D.C., 20 JUNE

21 June 2007
Secretary-General
SG/T/2552
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

ACTIVITIES OF SECRETARY-GENERAL IN WASHINGTON, D.C., 20 JUNE

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon travelled to Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, 20 June, to meet with United States congressional leaders.

Amongst others, he held meetings with Senators Norm Coleman (R-Minnesota), Bill Nelson (D-Florida) and George Voinovich (R-Ohio).

He also had a luncheon meeting with Congressman Tom Lantos (D-California).

The meetings focused on United Nations-United States relations, including funding; United Nations reforms; peacekeeping operations; and Darfur, Kosovo and Haiti.

The Secretary-General returned to New York late on Wednesday afternoon.

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