Press Releases

    SC/8302
    1 February 2005

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

    NEW YORK, 31 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

    Joel W. Adechi, Permanent Representative of Benin, succeeds César Mayoral, Permanent Representative of Argentina, as President of the Security Council.

    Military Staff Committee

    Major General Pascal Vinchon (France) succeeds Senior Colonel Mu Changlin of China as Chairman of the Military Staff Committee.

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