USG John Holmes press conference transcript - 30 May 2010, Khartoum, Sudan

Near-verbatim Transcript of the Press Conference by Mr. John Holmes, UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator

UNMIS Deputy Spokesperson Kouider Zerrouk: Good afternoon and welcome to this press conference hosting the UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr. John Holmes. He is here with us after a four-day visit here. He will give his opening remarks and we would afterwards take your questions.

I would also like to welcome Mr. Georg Charpentier who is the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Residence Humanitarian Coordinator for Sudan.

Without further ado, I give the floor to USG John Holmes. Thank you.

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