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Statement on the humanitarian situation in Syria

Statement by H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the U.N. General Assembly, on the humanitarian situation in Syria 14 December 2016 UNITED NATIONS, New York, 14 December 2016 – Less than a week after the United Nations General Assembly met to discuss the devastating humanitarian situation in Syria, the President of the U.N. General Assembly today called […]

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Statement on the sixth informal and first coulour-coded Security Council straw poll on the next Secretary-General

Statement of the President of the UN General Assembly on the sixth informal and first colour-coded straw poll of the Security Council for the position of Secretary-General UNITED NATIONS, New York, 5 October 2016 — On behalf of the Security Council, the Permanent Representative of Russia, H.E. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin, has just informed H.E. Peter Thomson, […]

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Statement on 5th informal straw poll of the Security Council

Statement of the President of the UN General Assembly on the 5th informal straw poll of the Security Council On behalf of the Security Council, H.E. Ambassador Churkin of Russia, informed me that the fifth informal straw poll of the Security Council for the position of Secretary-General took place earlier today. I thanked him for […]