Press Releases

    SC/7996
    2 February 2004

    President of United Nations Security Council and Chairman of Military Staff Committee in February

    NEW YORK, 30 January (UN Headquarters) -- In accordance with the principle of alphabetical rotation, the following are the President of the United Nations Security Council and the Chairman of the Military Staff Committee for February:

    Security Council

    Wang Guangya, Permanent Representative of China, succeeds Heraldo Muñoz, Permanent Representative of Chile, as President of the Security Council.

    Military Staff Committee

    Lieutenant General Walter L. Sharp (United States) succeeds Rear Admiral Anthony K. Dymock (United Kingdom) as Chairman of the Military Staff Committee.

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