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UN chief: Violence, intimidation, harassment...

UN chief: Myanmar violence...

World

Mon, Feb 15 2021

The acts of violence by security forces  follow a military takeover on 1 February

Guterres: UN to mobilize global support...

'UN to mobilize global support to end...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Jan 31 2021

He lauds Bangladesh for temporarily hosting the Rohingyas

UN calls for immediate attention to...

UN calls for attention to 3 global...

World

Fri, Jan 29 2021

'A global immunity gap puts everyone at risk,' UN chief said

UN: World faces existential threats,...

UN: World faces existential threats,...

World

Tue, Jan 26 2021

The UN chief said humanity doesn’t want to repeat 2020's 'tragedy and crisis'

UN: World must share responsibility...

UN: World must cooperate to overcome...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

HIV still infects 1.7 million people each year and kills some 690,000

UN chief: Redouble efforts to end gender-based...

UN chief: Redouble efforts to end gender-based...

World

Wed, Nov 25 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has further exposed this issue as a global emergency requiring urgent action at...

UN chief deplores persistent lack of...

UN deplores lack of women in peace...

World

Fri, Oct 30 2020

The Security Council was set Thursday to consider a resolution that would encourage greater representation...

UN Chief: Air pollution causes 7m premature...

UN Chief: Air pollution causes 7m premature...

Climate Change

Mon, Sep 7 2020

Globally, 9 out of 10 people breathe unclean air and most premature deaths are predominantly in low-...

UN chief hopes Israel-UAE deal can help...

UN chief hopes Israel-UAE deal can help...

Middle East

Fri, Aug 14 2020

'The secretary-general welcomes this agreement, hoping it will create an opportunity for Israeli...

UN chief: pandemic threatens peace and...

UN chief: pandemic threatens peace and...

World

Thu, Aug 13 2020

While governments try to confront the pandemic, some groups have seen an opportunity to ramp up...

UN: Arms seized by US, missiles used...

UN: Arms seized by US, missiles used...

World

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Washington is pushing the 15-member council to extend an arms embargo on Iran that is due to expire in...

UN General Assembly to be held virtually...

UN General Assembly to be held virtually...

World

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The assembly was postponed twice: in 2001 because of the September 11 attacks in the United States, and...

‘Bangladeshis should be proud of their...

‘Bangladeshis should be proud of their...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, May 28 2020

May 29 is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. On this day we pay tribute to the invaluable...

UN Security Council to discuss violence,...

UN Security Council to discuss violence,...

World

Tue, May 12 2020

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned the attack. He called for 'a...

UN chief: Step up investment to reduce...

UN chief: Step up investment to reduce...

Climate Change

Sun, Oct 13 2019

The UN secretary general said there is a strong economic case for such steps: making infrastructure more...

'We're losing the race': UN secretary...

'We're losing the race': UN secretary...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 24 2019

António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on...

Youth leaders call for urgent action...

Youth leaders call for urgent action...

Climate Change

Sun, Sep 22 2019

UN-Secretary General Antonio Gueterres hosted the summit

UN chief: Healthy ozone layer, climate...

UN chief: Healthy ozone layer, climate...

World

Mon, Sep 16 2019

‘The Montreal Protocol continues to protect people and planet alike’

Democracy day: Govts urged to respect...

Democracy day: Govts urged to respect...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Sep 15 2019

He said the International Day of Democracy takes place at a time when trust is low and anxiety is...

UN chief visits NZ mosque, vows to combat...

UN chief visits NZ mosque, vows to combat...

World

Tue, May 14 2019

Gunman killed total 51 people in a mass shooting in two Christchurch mosques

UN chief: Societies pay price when media...

UN chief: Societies pay price when media...

Media

Thu, May 2 2019

He added that civic space, worldwide, is shrinking at an alarming rate