Nepali PM to lead delegation to 73rd UNGA session
Sep 21, 2018
Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli will be leading a delegation to the 73rd session of UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in Kathmandu.
Oli will leave for New York on Saturday and is scheduled to address the UNGA and hold a bilateral meeting with the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on September 27, Xinhua news agency quoted the Ministry as saying on Thursday.
The High Level Segment of the UNGA will begin on September 25.
Concluding his visit to New York, Oli will head towards San Jose, Costa Rica on September 29 to pay a bilateral official visit, the ministry added.
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