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Marcelo Risi, Chief of UNWTO Communications did not respond to eTurboNews many requests to provide an authorization for our publisher and Russian speaking eTN reporter to attend.

No responses by UNWTO seems to be the routine since Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili took office on January 1, 2018

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eTN attended all General assemblies since 1999. We will miss St. Petersburg.

Previous General Assemblies of the UNWTO:

I Madrid, Spain May 1975 ‎
II Torremolinos, Spain May/June 1977 ‎
III Torremolinos, Spain September 1979 ‎
IV Rome, Italy September 1981 ‎
V New Delhi, India October 1983 ‎
VI Sofia, Bulgaria September 1985‎
VII Madrid, Spain September/October 1987 ‎
VII Paris, France August/September 1989 ‎
IX Buenos Aires, Argentina September/October 1991 ‎
X Bali, Indonesia October 1993 ‎
XI Cairo, Egypt October 1995‎
XII Istanbul, Turkey October 1997 ‎
XIII Santiago, Chile September/October 1999 ‎
XIV Seoul, Republic of Korea/Osaka, Japan September 2001‎
XV Beijing, China October 2003‎
XVI Dakar, Senegal ‎ November/December 2005‎
XVII Cartagena de Indias, Colombia ‎ November 2007
XVIII Astana, Kazakhstan October 2009
XIX Gyeongju, Republic of Korea October 2011
XX Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe August 2013
XXI Medellín, Colombia September 2015
XXII Chengdu, China September 2017