New York, 11 December 2006 - Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on AcehThe Secretary-General is encouraged by the orderly conduct of the 11 December 2006 local elections in Indonesia's Aceh province. This historic balloting marks the first such electoral exercise pursuant to the peace agreement signed in Helsinki last year between the Government of Indonesia and the Free Aceh Movement (GAM). The Secretary-General calls on all parties to respect the results of these elections in order to help consolidate the peace process, which aims to build a secure and prosperous Aceh within a united and democratic Indonesia.
Statements on 11 December 2006
- Independence, Missouri, 11 December 2006 - Secretary-General's address at the Truman Presidential Museum and Library followed by Questions and Answers
- New York, 11 December 2006 - Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the Korean Peninsula
- Amman, Jordan, 11 December 2006 - Secretary-General's message to UNRWA's hosts and donors meeting [delivered by Kevin Kennedy, Deputy Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process]
- Nairobi, Kenya, 11 December 2006 - Secretary-General's message to the 37th meeting of representatives of internal audit services of United Nations organizations and mulitlateral financial institutions (RIAS) [delivered by Anna Tibaijuka, Executive Director, UN Office at Nairobi and UN-Habitat]