UNITED NATIONS, Sept 8 U.S. President Barack
Obama will attend a U.N.-organized high-level meeting on Sudan
on the margins of the U.N. General Assembly on Sept. 24, U.S.
Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice said on Wednesday.
"President Obama has accepted the (U.N.)
Secretary-General's invitation to the high-level meeting on
Sudan that's planned for Sept. 24th in New York," Rice told
reporters on a conference call.
She added that she had conveyed Obama's acceptance to
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday morning.
(Reporting by Patrick Worsnip; Editing by Sandra Maler)