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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Notes to correspondents

Note to correspondents - on the handover of journalist Peter Theo Curtis

New York, 24 August 2014

The United Nations can confirm that it facilitated the handover of Peter Theo Curtis. He was handed over to UN peacekeepers in Al Rafid village, Quneitra, the Golan Heights, at 6:40 p.m. (local time) on 24 August 2014. After receiving a medical check-up, Mr. Curtis was handed over to representatives of his government.