Subject: UN: On Indonesia moving consultation date
Date: Sat, 22 May 1999 10:27:52 -0400
From: "John M. Miller" <fbp@igc.apc.org>

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE NOON BRIEFING BY MANOEL DE ALMEIDA E SILVA DEPUTY SPOKESMAN FOR THE SECRETARY GENERAL UN HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK

Friday, May 21, 1999

On East Timor, a correspondent said that Indonesia had announced that it would move the date of the balloting forward by one day. She asked if the United Nations had been notified. "We were not consulted," the spokesman replied. He added that the United Nation was continuing its work based on the originally agreed-upon date.

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