Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the passing away of former Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides
New York, 15 November 2013
The Secretary-General was saddened to learn of the passing of the former President of the Republic of Cyprus Glafcos Clerides today in Nicosia. Mr. Clerides was a highly respected leader of his country and of the Greek Cypriot community. He was known for his strong support for the reunification of Cyprus and for many years played a central role in the UN-facilitated talks aimed at reaching a comprehensive settlement.The Secretary-General expresses his condolences to the family of the late Mr. Clerides.
Statements on 15 November 2013
- New York, 15 November 2013 - Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the Constituent Assembly Election in Nepal
- Bangkok, Thailand, 15 November 2013 - Secretary-General's video message to Bangkok Dialogue on the Rule of Law
- Riga, Latvia, 15 November 2013 - Secretary-General's remarks at Latvia 95 Conference [as prepared for delivery]