Secretary-General Urges Guinea Citizens to Ensure Peaceful, Credible Elections

27 September 2013
SG/SM/15359-AFR/2708

Secretary-General Urges Guinea Citizens to Ensure Peaceful, Credible Elections

27 September 2013
Secretary-General
SG/SM/15359 AFR/2708
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Secretary-General Urges Guinea Citizens

 

To Ensure Peaceful, Credible Elections

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

The Secretary-General welcomes the inter-Guinean dialogue leading to the holding of legislative elections tomorrow, 28 September.  He congratulates the people of Guinea, its Government and political leaders for their commitment to a consensual and peaceful electoral process.  He expresses appreciation for the efforts of the College of Facilitators, including his Special Representative for West Africa.

The Secretary-General urges all Guineans to do their utmost to ensure peaceful, transparent and credible elections.

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