UN Deputy Secretary General interview with the SABC

SABC interview with the UN Deputy Secretary-General in Johannesburg. Photo UNIC/Frederik Meela

SABC interview with the UN Deputy Secretary-General in Johannesburg. Photo: UNIC

South Africa, 15 June 2015 – The UN Deputy Secretary-General Mr. Jan Eliasson was in South Africa to attend the 25th Ordinary Session of the African Union Summit which took place on 14 – 15 June 2015 in Johannesburg.

During his visit he participated in the Meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council and met with officials of the African Union Commission. Coordinated by UNIC Pretoria, Mr. Eliasson also engaged with the media on various issues including peace and security in Burundi and South Sudan, the International Criminal Court as well as his overall sense of the AU Summit.