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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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New York, 5 January 2011 - Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the floods in Australia

The Secretary-General is concerned by the danger to life and the destruction of property following the ongoing floods in Queensland, Australia.

He extends his condolences to the families of those who have been affected and stresses the readiness of the United Nations to assist in any way necessary.