New York

5 May 2013

Readout of the Secretary-General's telephone conversation with Secretary-General of League of Arab States

The Secretary-General spoke by telephone today with the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, Nabil ElAraby.  They shared their grave concern about the reported air strikes in Syria and the risks for regional security. They agreed the Deputy Secretary-General would follow up with Mr. ElAraby on the sidelines of this coming week's Somalia conference in London.