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UNITED
NATIONS
A

        General Assembly
Distr.
GENERAL
A/60/223/Corr.1
10 November 2005

Original: English

Sixtieth session
Agenda item 73
Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and
disaster relief assistance of the United Nations,
including special economic assistance




Safety and security of humanitarian personnel and protection of United Nations personnel


Report of the Secretary-General


Corrigendum


1. Paragraph 11

For the existing text substitute

11. For the number of United Nations personnel arrested, under detention or missing and with respect to whom the United Nations has been unable to exercise its right to protection has increased from 26 cases last year to 43: 18 UNRWA staff are detained by the Israeli authorities and 1 is held by the Palestinian Authority: 7 United Nations staff members remain in detention in Eritrea; 4 are under arrest in Afghanistan; 2 are detained in Ethiopia and another 2 in Kosovo; and 1 staff member is detained in Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mozambique, the Russian Federation, the Sudan and Zimbabwe. A national staff member of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, unaccounted for in Sri Lanka since the tsunami in December 2004 and a staff member of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East missing in Lebanon since 1983 are listed as missing during the reporting period. A consolidated list of affected staff members is provided in annex II.
2. Annex II
Replace annex II with the following:



Annex II

Consolidated list of staff members under arrest, detained or missing with respect to whom the United Nations, the specialized agencies and related organizations have been unable to exercise fully their right to protection


NameOrganizationPlace and date of incident
Jabar, AbdulUNAMAArrested in Afghanistan on 18 April 2005
Ahmed, ShikhUNOPSArrested in Afghanistan on 23 August 2004
Javed, JavedUNDPArrested in Afghanistan on 18 May 2005
Karim, AbdulUNOPSArrested in Afghanistan on 23 August 2004
Christi, Mahmud HasanUNDPArrested in Bangladesh on 13 March 2005
Fissehaie, BemnetUNICEFArrested in Eritrea on 10 February 2005
Kahssay, TzeggaiUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 30 June 2005
Yamane, TesfamariamUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 14 May 2005
Hagos, TemesghenUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 2 July 2004
Tilahun, SenaiUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 27 August 2004
Fanuel, KifleyesusUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 4 August 2005
Habte, BiniamUNMEEArrested in Eritrea on 30 April 2004
Demissie, ShimelisUNHCRArrested in Ethiopia on 11 February 2005
Aman, MesfinUNMEEArrested in Ethiopia on 6 June 2005
Nahed, AttallahUNRWAArrested in Gaza by the Israeli authorities on 14 August 2002
Faqih, FaridWFPArrested in Indonesia on 26 January 2005
Saifi Nejad, FereydoonUNHCRArrested in the Islamic Republic of Iran on 2 June 2005
Mehani, AberUNMIKArrested in Kosovo on 8 July 2004
Sejdijal, ElvisUNMIKArrested in Kosovo on 14 December 2004
Ahman, Mahmoud HusseinUNRWAMissing in Lebanon since 22 March 1983, reportedly detained by militia or unknown elements
Americano, AbdulOffice for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsArrested in Mozambique on 28 December 2004
Khoutiev, MoussaDepartment of Safety and SecurityArrested in Russian Federation on 3 February 2005
Fernando, ChrisanthaIBRD Missing since the tsunami, Sri Lanka, December 2004
Biazen, AyalnehWFPArrested in the Sudan on 24 March 2005
Khaled, Al JundiUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 22 June 2001
Nidal, DaoudUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 25 September 2002
Mohamad, Al khatibUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 28 January 2003
Mahmmoud, HarbUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 2 June 2003
Ashraf, Abu Mu’alaUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 30 November 2003
Marwan, RayyanUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 1 December 2003
Mahmoud, Al arajUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 26 January 2004
Ahmad, Al jawarishUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 5 February 2004
Abed Rabo, OthmanUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 13 February 2004
Jamal, JabarinUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 7 March 2004
Ayoub Moh., Abu LeilUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 16 May 2004
Mohammad, Al QassasUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 16 May 2004
Hussein, Al BadawiUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 10 June 2004
Nofal, Al-’AdawinUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 27 August 2004
Ibrahim, Abu HashhashUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 2 June 2005
Tareq, Ahmad Mahmoud ZiadUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 21 June 2005
Dirar, Al AzzaeUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Israeli authorities on 28 June 2005
Khaled Yousef, MahameedUNRWAArrested in West Bank by the Palestinian Authority on 24 June 2005
Msipa, HamadziripiWHOArrested in Zimbabwe on 14 February 2005


Abbreviations : IBRD, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development; UNAMA, United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan; UNDP, United Nations Development Programme; UNHCR, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; UNICEF, United Nations Children’s Fund; UNMEE, United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea; UNMIK, United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo; UNOPS, United Nations Office for Project Services; UNRWA, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East; WFP, World Food Programme; WHO, World Health Organization.


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