STATEMENT ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE SPOKESPERSON FOR
THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
New York, 16 May 2013
President Jeremić meets with the Troika of the Arab Group, Morocco, Lebanon and Jordan
The President of the General Assembly, Vuk Jeremić met today with the Troika of the Arab Group, (the State of Palestine, Libya, the Arab Republic of Egypt), the Arab Group’s representative in the Security Council, the Kingdom of Morocco, as well as the representatives of Lebanon and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.The six representatives briefed the President on events that took place in Jerusalem during Holy Week in which they said the Israeli authorities took measures against Christian worshipers and leaders which impeded the free exercise of their religious ceremonies.
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