Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms Sue Van der Merwe to hold
Bilateral Meeting with her Chinese Counterpart Assistant Minister Lu in Cape Town.
Town - The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ms Sue Van der Merwe will have
bilateral discussions with her Chinese counterpart, Assistant Minister Lu at the
Ministerial boardroom in 120 Plein Street, Cape Town at 14:00 today, Thursday
9 June 2005.
Assistant Minister Lu, who is one of the four Assistant Ministers
in the Chinese Foreign Ministry and responsible for African Affairs will convey
an important message from Mr Li Zhaoxing, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's
Republic of China regarding the reform of the United Nations Security Council
to Deputy Minister van der Merwe. Members of the media will be afforded a photo
opportunity at the start of the meeting and allowed questions at its conclusion.
RSVP: Vincent Hlongwane
Cell: 082 385 1169
Cell: 082 990 4853
Issued: Department of Foreign Affairs