Press Releases

    SC/7493
    2 September 2002

    PRESIDENT OF UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL AND
    CHAIRMAN OF MILITARY STAFF COMMITTEE IN SEPTEMBER


    NEW YORK, 2 September (UN Headquarters) -- In accordance with the principle of alphabetical rotation, the following are the President of the United Nations Security Council and Chairman of the Military Staff Committee for September:

    Security Council

    Stefan Tafrov, Permanent Representative of Bulgaria, succeeds John Negroponte, Permanent Representative of the United States, as President of the Security Council.

    Military Staff Committee

    Lieutenant General Nikolay M. Uvarov (Russian Federation) succeeds Major General Daniel Bastien (France) as Chairman of the Military Staff Committee.

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