Press Releases

    SC/7258
    7 January 2002

    CHAIRPERSONS AND VICE-CHAIRPERSONS OF SECURITY COUNCIL SANCTIONS COMMITTEE ELECTED FOR 2002

    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/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 the period running until 31 December 2002:

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

    Chairman:

    Ole Peter Kolby (Norway)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Bulgaria and Mauritius

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

    Chairman:

    François Lonseny Fall (Guinea)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Bulgaria and Ireland

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

    Chairman:

    Stefan Tafrov (Bulgaria)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Mexico and Norway

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

    Chairman:

    Richard Ryan (Ireland)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Cameroon and Colombia

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

    Chairman:

    Mikhail Wehbe (Syria)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Guinea and Ireland

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

    Chairman:

    Jorge Eduardo Navarrete (Mexico)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Cameroon and Singapore

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

    Chairman:

    Alfonso Valdivieso (Colombia)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Guinea and Singapore

    Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1343 (2001) concerning Liberia:

    Chairman:

    Kishore Mahbubani (Singapore)

    Vice-Chairmen:

    Mauritius and Syria

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