Foreign Minister to UN Secretary General: Immediate action in Haiti is urgent


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Feb 20, 2019

Foreign Relations Minister Roberto Alvarez was in New York to meet with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and press the issue of the security crisis in Haiti and its impact on the Dominican Republic.

Roberto Álvarez, accompanied by Deputy Minister of Multilateral Foreign Policy, Rubén Silié; the director of International Organizations, María Fernanda Ortega; the Permanent Representative of the Dominican Republic to the UN, José Blanco; and the Alternate Ambassador, Joan Cedano met with Guterres.

The Ministry of Foreign Relations reports that Minister Alvarez shared Dominican concerns about the growing deterioration of the internal situation in Haiti and the scarce action of the UN to contribute to stabilization in the neighboring country.

The Foreign Minister recalled the Dominican Republic’s efforts to convince the Security Council...

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