§ 58. Mr. Usborne
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what instructions have been given to the United Kingdom delegation regarding the nomination of a new Secretary-General for the United Nations Organisation.
§ Mr. Eden
The United Kingdom Delegation has been instructed to seek agreement on the appointment of a new Secretary-General in accordance with the terms of the United Nations Charter. This provides that the Secretary-General shall be appointed by the General Assembly upon the recommendation of the Security Council.