Terms of reference of the Security Council mission to East Timor and Indonesia

Report
from UN Security Council
Published on 25 Oct 2000
S/2000/1030
Letter dated 25 October 2000 from the President of the Security Council addressed to the Secretary-General

I have the honour to inform you that, following consultations, the members of the Security Council have agreed to dispatch a mission to East Timor and Indonesia from 9 to 18 November 2000. The members have also agreed on the terms of reference of the mission, a copy of which is enclosed herewith (see annex).

The composition of the mission is as follows:

1. Ambassador Martin Andjaba (Namibia, Head of the mission)
2. Ambassador Arnoldo Listre (Argentina)
3. Ambassador Hasmy Agam (Malaysia)
4. Ambassador Saïd Ben Mustapha (Tunisia)
5. Ambassador Volodymyr Yel'chenko (Ukraine)
6. Ambassador Stewart Eldon (United Kingdom)
7. Ambassador Nancy Soderberg (United States)

I should be grateful if you could have the Secretariat make all the necessary arrangements to facilitate the work of the mission.

(Signed) Martin Andjaba
President of the Security Council

Annex

Terms of reference of the Security Council mission to East Timor and Indonesia, 9-18 November 2000

At the invitation of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Transitional Administrator for East Timor, Mr. Sergio Vieira de Mello, the members of the Security Council have decided to send a mission to East Timor to review the progress in the implementation of Security Council resolution 1272 (1999).

Pursuant to the official communiqué issued by the Security Council following its meeting held in private on 12 October 2000 (S/PV.4206), on which occasion His Excellency Mr. Alwi Shihab, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Indonesia, extended an invitation to the Security Council, the mission will visit Indonesia to review the implementation of Security Council resolution 1319 (2000).