UN Secretary-General releases Press Statement

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When it happened

Friday, 1 August 2014


2014 August – UN Secretary-General’s Press Statement: The United Nations through the Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon released an official statement titled, “Secretary-General’s Welcomes Uganda’s decision to annul Anti-Homosexuality Act”.

The UN Secretary-General paid special tribute to all those who contributed to this step forward, particularly the Human Rights Defenders in Uganda who spoke out, at times incurring great personal risk.

Click here to view full statement: http://www.un.org/press/en/2014/sgsm16060.doc.htm