New York, 26 June 2009 - Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the situation in HondurasThe Secretary-General is concerned about the political and institutional tensions in Honduras and urges restraint by all concerned in order to prevent any further escalation. He believes it is important for the country's leaders to act with full respect for the rule of law and democratic institutions, and to seek consensus on the pressing political issues through a peaceful and inclusive dialogue. In light of inaccurate reports which have appeared, the Secretary-General also wishes to clarify that the United Nations does not have plans to conduct an observation exercise in relation to this weekend's planned consultation.
Statements on 26 June 2009
- Trieste, Italy, 26 June 2009 - Secretary-General's remarks to informal G8 meeting on Afghanistan
- New York, 26 June 2009 - Secretary-General's message on the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
- New York, 26 June 2009 - Secretary-General's message on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture