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    UNIS/SC/1297
    8 January 2001
     

    CHAIRPERSONS AND VICE-CHAIRPERSONS OF SECURITY COUNCIL
    SANCTIONS COMMITTEE ELECTED FOR 2001

    NEW YORK, 4 January (Department of Political Affairs) -- Pursuant to paragraph 4 (b) of the note by the President of the Security Council dated 

    30 October 1998 (S/1998/1016), and after consultations among the members of the Council, it was agreed to elect the chairpersons and vice-chairpersons of the following sanctions committees for a period running until 31 December 2001:

    Security Council Committee established by resolution 661 (1990) concerning the situation between Iraq and Kuwait:
     

    Chairman:  Ole Peter Kolby (Norway)
    Vice-Chairmen: Mauritius and Ukraine

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 748 (1992) concerning Libya:
     

    Chairman: Valeri P. Kuchynski (Ukraine)
    Vice-Chairmen: Bangladesh and Jamaica

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 751 (1992) concerning Somalia:
     

    Chairman: Saïd Ben Mustapha (Tunisia)
    Vice-Chairmen: Jamaica and Norway

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 864 (1993) concerning the situation in Angola: 
     

    Chairman: Richard Ryan (Ireland)
    Vice-Chairmen: Colombia and Singapore

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 918 (1994) concerning Rwanda:
     

    Chairman: M. Moctar Ouane (Mali)
    Vice-Chairmen: Ireland and Tunisia

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 985 (1995) concerning Liberia: 
     

    Chairman: Kishore Mahbubani (Singapore)
    Vice-Chairmen: Ireland and Mauritius

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1132 (1997) concerning Sierra Leone:
     
     

    Chairman: Anwarul Karim Chowdhury (Bangladesh)
    Vice-Chairmen: Mali and Singapore

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1160 (1998):
     
     

    Chairperson: M. Patricia Durrant (Jamaica) 
    Vice-Chairmen: Norway and Tunisia

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1267 (1999) concerning Afghanistan:
     
     

    Chairman: Alfonso Valdivieso (Colombia)
    Vice-Chairmen: Mali and Ukraine

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1298 (2000) concerning the situation between Eritrea and Ethiopia:
     
     

    Chairman: Arnund Priyay Neewoor (Mauritius)
    Vice Chairmen: Colombia and Tunisia
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