8 SEPTEMBER 2020
The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.
Questions and Answers
Question: Serbia and, I think, Kosovo decided to move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in violation of international law. Is there a clear position from the UN about this in writing or in public?
Spokesman: I mean, I think we have repeatedly said at different points that the issue of the status of Jerusalem needs to be decided by the parties.
For information media. Not an official record.
Document Sources: Secretary-General, United Nations Department of Global Communications
Country: Israel, Serbia
Subject: Human rights and international humanitarian law, International presence, Jerusalem, Legal issues
Publication Date: 09/09/2020
URL source: https://www.un.org/press/en/2020/db200908.doc.htm