The Secretary-General met today with His Majesty King Abdullah Il Bin Al Hussein of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on the sidelines of the Seoul Nuclear Security Summit today.
They discussed in detail the status of the Middle East peace process and developments concerning Syria. The Secretary-General outlined the latest activities of the Joint Special Envoy for Syria, Kofi Annan.
The Secretary-General expressed full support for Jordan's efforts to promote Israeli-Palestinian dialogue. He also expressed his gratitude for Jordan's support for the Joint Special Envoy's activities to end violence in Syria as well as Jordan's work to assist Syrians and others fleeing the violence.