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SG/SM/7933
31 August 2001

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SECRETARY-GENERAL URGES CONFERENCE TO MEET WORLD’S EXPECTATIONS
WITH CALL FOR ACTION TO COMBAT RACISM

Must Banish from New Century Hatred and Prejudice of Past


Following is the text of the opening address today by Secretary-General Kofi Annan to the World Conference against Racism in Durban, South Africa:

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