MIL-OSI Russian Federation: About the funeral of the former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan

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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

MESSAGE TO THE MEDIA

On 11-13 September, the funeral of the former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan and related mourning events will take place in Accra (Ghana).

We share the grief of the Government and the people of Ghana in connection with the demise of one of the largest political figures and the most prominent diplomats of Africa, who devoted his life to the protection of peace and assistance in the settlement of conflicts. Earlier, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov sent condolences to the Secretary-General of the United Nations A. Guterres on the occasion of the death of K. Annan.

The Russian delegation at the funeral ceremony will be headed by the Russian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Plenipotentiary Representative of the African Union V.Tkachenko.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should be grammar and / or sentence.

MIL OSI Russian Federation

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