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Statement by Eritrean Representative During the Adoption of UNSC Resolution on Somalia and Eritrea

Girma Asmerom
“Since the two justifications for the imposition of the sanctions are nonexistent, the logical action should have been for the Security Council to lift the unjust sanctions against Eritrea and terminate the mandate of the Monitoring Group concerning Eritrea.” – Amba. Girma Asmerom

By The Eritrean Mission to the UN,

Mr. President,

I would like to thank you and the members of the UNSC for giving my delegation the opportunity to participate in an agenda item that directly affects my country.

I wish to extend my sincere thanks to the Chairman of the Committee and those representatives from different countries who in defending the principles of impartiality, objectivity and procedures of the UN Security Council have played a constructive role so that the draft resolution could reflect the reality in Eritrea, the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea Region. Continue reading Statement by Eritrean Representative During the Adoption of UNSC Resolution on Somalia and Eritrea