Published: Sunday September 23, 2012 MYT 6:55:00 PM
Anifah leads Malaysian delegation at 67th UN general assembly
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian delegation to the 67th session of the United Nations (UN) general assembly in New York from Sunday until Oct 1 will be led by Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.
The ministry, in a statement Sunday, said the UN was an important platform for Malaysia to demonstrate its utmost commitment and to strengthen its cooperation in addressing various issues that promoted efforts in maintaining international peace and security.
Anifah is scheduled to deliver Malaysia's National Statement at the General Debate on Sept 29.
The theme of this year's session is "Bringing About Adjustment or Settlement of International Disputes or Situations by Peaceful Means".
Anifah is also scheduled to attend the High-Level Meeting on the Rule of Law on Monday, High-Level Event on Peacebuilding - Way Towards Sustainable Peace and Security on Tuesday and High-Level Meeting on Countering Nuclear Terrorism on Friday.
He will also be attending the Asean and OIC related meetings, Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting and other sideline events held during the period.
Anifah will also hold several bilateral meetings with his counterparts to discuss matters of mutual interest. - Bernama