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August 24th, 2012

Press Release – President of the General Assembly visits IPS and meets with staff

The President of the UN General Assembly, H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser visited, Wednesday, the IPS Inter Press Service Head Office based in the FAO building in Rome.

President Al-Nasser also held talks with FAO Director General Jose Graziano de Silva.

The President of the General Assembly was passing through Rome, on his way to Rimini where he will address the 33rd Edition of the Rimini Meetings on International Politics and Religious Freedoms. The international encounter, created in 1980, brings together persons of different faiths and cultures. Other participants include H.E. Card. Jean-Louis Tauran President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue and Giulio Terzi di Sant”Agata, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy.

 

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