TitleStatement / by the President of the Security Council
Statement [made on behalf of the Security Council, at the 5921st meeting, 23 June 2008, in connection with the Council's consideration of the item entitled "Peace and security in Africa"]
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Condemns the campaign of violence against the political opposition ahead of the 2nd round of the presidential elections scheduled for 27 June and the actions of the Government of Zimbabwe that have denied its political opponents the right to campaign freely; notes that the results of the 29 Mar. 2008 elections must be respected; calls on the Zimbabwean to cooperate fully with all efforts aimed at finding a peaceful way forward through dialogue between the parties and the Government to allow humanitarian organizations to resume their services; the Council will continue to monitor the situation and requests the Secretary-General to report on ongoing regional and international efforts to resolve the crisis.