Colombia: sigining of a ceasfire agreement [fr]
Note to Correspondents: UN Secretary-General’s Trip Announcement - Cuba- 22-23 June 2016
The Secretary-General will leave New York this afternoon for Havana, Cuba, where he will be a witness to the signing tomorrow of the bilateral ceasefire and laying down of arms agreement between the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC-EP).
The President of the General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, and the President of the Security Council, Ambassador François Delattre of France, will also participate in the ceremony.
While in Havana, the Secretary-General is also expected to have a number of bilateral meetings.