HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NOON BRIEFING BY STEPHANE DUJARRIC

SPOKESPERSON FOR SECRETARY-GENERAL ANTÓNIO GUTERRES

MONDAY, 14 JANUARY 2019

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PALESTINE
The Secretary-General is meeting with President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority.
As you are aware, Palestine will succeed Egypt as the Chair of the G-77 bloc of developing nations, and the Secretary-General and President Abbas will participate in the handover ceremony, which takes place tomorrow.

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