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    UNIS/SC/1296
    3 January 2001
     

    NEW CHAIRMEN OF UNITED NATIONS SECURITY BODIES
    IN JANUARY

    In accordance with the principle of alphabetical rotation, the following are the new Chairmen of the United Nations security bodies for December:

    Security Council

    Kishore Mahbubani (Singapore) succeeds Sergey V. Lavrov (Russian Federation) as President of the Security Council.

    Military Staff Committee

    Lieutenant General Anatoly I. Meleshkov (Russian Federation) succeeds Major General Daniel Bastien (France) as Chairman of the Military Staff Committee.

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