Title Letter dated 2008/07/28 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council [United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea]
Publisher UN Security Council
Author UN Secretary-General
Publication Date 29 July 2008
Country Eritrea | Ethiopia
Topics Border conflict | Conflict prevention | Peace agreements | Peace process | Political situation
Citation / Document Symbol S/2008/496
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | Chinese | French | Russian | Spanish
Cite as UN Security Council, Letter dated 2008/07/28 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council [United Nations Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea], 29 July 2008, S/2008/496, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/489171422.html [accessed 23 November 2014]
Comments Refers to identical letters of 3 July 2008 from the President of the Security Council 2008 to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia and the President of Eritrea asking their views on future UN engagement in their countries and reports that during consultations with the Secretariat, both parties have rejected the options of (a) a small military observer mission, (b) a small political and military liaison office or (c) a Special Envoy of the Secretary-General based in New York.