Published On: Fri, Mar 14th, 2014

Syria: Ban to speak to reporters after briefing General Assembly

14 March 2014 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expected to brief reporters this morning on Syria and other key issues. The briefing is due to take place after an informal meeting of the General Assembly, which will be attended by Joint Special Representative of the UN and the League of Arab States for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi.

The envoy yesterday appealed to the Security Council to assist him in pressing for a possible new round of negotiations bringing together the Syrian Government and opposition groups to end three years of bloodshed in the country.

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