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Statement by Ambassador Dr. Riyad Mansour, before the United Nations Security Council, Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine Question

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Mr. President,

I wish to begin by congratulating you and your friendly country, Guatemala, on the presidency of the Security Council this month. I also convey our appreciation to Germany for the wise stewardship of the Council last month.

I thank the Under-Secretary-General, Mr. Jeffrey Feltman, for his briefing to the Council today and reiterate our appreciation to Mr. Robert Serry, the United Nations Special Coordinator and Special Representative of the Secretary-General, for his briefing last month and for his efforts on the ground on behalf of the UN and within the Quartet.

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