Overcome Political Obstacles to Next Elections, Secretary-General Urges Nepal

24 May 2013
SG/SM/15047

Overcome Political Obstacles to Next Elections, Secretary-General Urges Nepal

24 May 2013
Secretary-General
SG/SM/15047
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Overcome Political Obstacles to Next Elections, Secretary-General Urges Nepal

 


The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:


The Secretary-General has been following events in Nepal closely.  He urges all parties to maintain momentum by overcoming the remaining political obstacles to hold the next elections within the existing timetable of the recent 11‑point agreement.  The Secretary-General expresses the continuing commitment of the United Nations to work closely with Nepal in support of the peace process.


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