UNHCR meets GCC countries’ representatives
Embassy Newsletter September 16 2014
Riyadh: Sept. 11 — (BNA): The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Antonio Guterres met the Ambassadors of GCC-member countries accredited to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
He also met the representatives of GCC foreign ministries as well as Dr. Saad Al-Ammar the GCC Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs at the GCC General Secretariat .
The UNHCR briefed the representatives of GCC-member countries and the General Secretariat about latest developments of the situation of refugees in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and in the whole region.
The meeting also discussed means of boosting cooperation mechanisms between the Gulf Cooperation Council and the UN High Commission for Refugees Affairs.