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Russia and Fiji Bilateral Meeting

Saturday, September 27, 2014
New York

Fijian Prime Minister, Hon. Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, held a bilateral meeting today at the United Nations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Minister Lavrov warmly congratulated the Prime Minister for the successful completion of the Fiji general elections and for the Prime Minister's victory. Prime Minister Bainimarama thanked Russia for its most helpful participation in the Multinational Observer Group that oversaw the Fiji elections.

Left to Right: Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov and Fijian Prime Minister, Hon. Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama

Speech at the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly by Rear Admiral J. V. Bainimarama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji

Saturday, September 27, 2014
New York

The President of the General Assembly,

The Secretary General of the United Nations,


Distinguished Delegates,

Bula Vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all.

Prime Minister Bainimarama Meets Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

Friday, September 26, 2014
New York


Fiji's Prime Minister Hon. Voreqe Bainimarama met at the United Nations today with the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. The Secretary General warmly congratulated Fiji's Prime Minister for the successful completion of the recent Fiji general elections, and for Fiji's people choosing him to lead the nation.

Mr. Ban congratulated Fiji for the free, fair, and democratic manner in which the elections were conducted.

UNPhoto/Eskinder Debebe


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