Readout of the Secretary-General's Meeting with the Foreign Minister of Bulgaria
Sofia, 6 May 2011Readout of Secretary-General's meeting with Foreign Minister of Bulgaria
The Secretary-General met today with H.E. Mr. Nickolay Mladenov, the Foreign Minister of Bulgaria.
He thanked the Foreign Minister for Bulgaria's continued support for the work of the United Nations, and urged Bulgaria to consider an even greater role in peacekeeping operations.
They discussed the latest developments in the Middle East and North Africa, particularly the situation in Libya. The Foreign Minister briefed the Secretary-General on his recent trip to Syria and Yemen. They also exchanged views on the situation in the Western Balkans.
They discussed nuclear safety and security, the Millennium Development Goals and the importance of making progress in the Conference on Disarmament.
Readouts on 6 May 2011