New York

14 October 2020

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General - on Lebanon-Israel maritime boundary discussions 

The Secretary-General welcomes the launch today of discussions on the delineation of the Lebanon-Israel maritime boundary, following the framework agreement announced on 1 October 2020.   

The United Nations through its representatives is fully committed to supporting the parties in the discussions, as requested by them, as they work towards a final agreed outcome. 

Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General