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Le Représentant permanent des États-Unis affirme qu'il est important que le Conseil de sécurité évite toute action qui pourrait nuire au cessez-le ou les perspectives de pourparlers au Caire - Conference de presse du président du Conseil de securite (extraits) Français
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Source: Department of Public Information (DPI)
Security Council
3 September 2014

Press Conference

            Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York


Setting out a Security Council work programme that covers a range of global crises, Ambassador Samantha Power of the United States, the body’s President for September, this afternoon stressed...


To questions on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, she reiterated her country’s position about the importance of direct negotiations towards the two-State solution and the avoidance of unilateral measures.  The United States, she noted, had called on the Israeli Government to reverse its recent decision to annex West Bank land.  On Gaza, she said that nothing underscored the need for negotiated peace than the devastation there, and her country had been discussing ways that the Council could play a positive role in engendering a durable ceasefire.  It was most important that the Council avoid any action that could harm the existing ceasefire or the prospects of further Cairo talks, she added.


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