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SG/SM/6987
HQ/596

11 May 1999

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AT UNVEILING OF GIFT FROM ISRAEL, SECRETARY-GENERAL SAYS GOALS

SOUGHT BY ISRAEL -- PEACE, SECURITY, END TO FEAR AND

UPHEAVAL -- ARE SHARED BY UNITED NATIONS

Calls Gift Sign of Israel's Strong Commitment to International Cooperation


Following is the text of remarks made today at Headquarters by Secretary-General Kofi Annan at the unveiling of a gift from Israel on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of Israel's membership in the United Nations:


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