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President of the UN General Assembly conveys the General Assembly’s solidarity with UN Peacekeepers

President of the UN General Assembly completes his visit to the Central African Republic after conveying the General Assembly’s solidarity with UN Peacekeepers who are operating in difficult circumstances around the globe and after engaging with the the country leadership on the journey towards sustainable peace and sustainable development   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 11 May […]

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Address to UN Peacekeepers in MINUSCA

As delivered Remarks by the President of the General Assembly, H.E. Mr Peter Thomson to UN Peacekeepers in MINUSCA  10 May 2017   Ladies and gentlemen, good morning to you all.   Let me begin by thanking you for coming here to meet me during what I know are difficult circumstances for all peacekeepers serving […]

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Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

Statement by H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly, at the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations 3 March 2017 Chair of the Working Group of the Whole, Ambassador Michael Grant, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, It is an honor to address the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations. I would like to begin today […]

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ECOSOC Operational activities for development segment

Statement by H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly, at the UN Economic and Social Council Operational activities for development segment 2 March 2017 H.E. Mr. Cristián Barros, Vice-President of the ECOSOC, Excellencies, Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure to be here this morning, and to address the Economic […]