Davos, Switzerland

25 January 2013

Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with Members of the United States House of Representatives

The Secretary-General met yesterday with members of the United States House of Representatives: Mr. Eric Cantor, United States House Majority Leader (R-Virginia); Ms. Kay Granger (R-Texas); Mr. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Nebraska); Mr. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Florida); and Mr. Darrell Issa (R-California).

They discussed a variety of issues of particular international relevance, such as the situation in Syria, the Middle East peace process, the situation in the Sahel, human rights and United Nations reform.