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11-Sep-2018 United Nations

UN chief Antonio Guterres calls for efforts to stem corruption

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for more efforts from member states to fight corruption.People across the world continue to express outrage at the corruption of their leaders, and at how deeply corruption is embedded in societies....

09-Sep-2018 United Nations

UN chief welcomes Horn of Africa rapprochement

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday welcomed the visit by foreign ministers of Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia to Djibouti, hailing it as "another important step" in the rapprochement among the countries in the Horn of Africa region.In a statement...

08-Aug-2018 Tokyo

N.Korea must denuclearize verifiably, irreversibly : UN Chief

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday stressed the need for North Korea to commit to dismantling its nuclear weapons through a "verifiable and irreversible" process.Guterres arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday night to participate in a ceremony to...

07-Aug-2018 United Nations

UN chief condoles deaths in Indonesia quake

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed condolence over the devastating loss of life, injuries and damage caused by the earthquake in Indonesia's Lombok island.In a statement on Monday through UN deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq, Guterres...

31-Jul-2018 United Nations

UN chief Antonio Guterres calls for efforts to end human trafficking

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for global efforts to end the scourge of human trafficking.In a message on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, which falls on July 30, Guterres said that human trafficking knows no borders."Human...

26-Jul-2018 United Nations

UN chief condemns suicide attack in Pakistan

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned Wednesday's suicide attack outside a polling station in Pakistan's Quetta that killed 31 people, said his spokesman.Guterres extended his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and to the...

05-Apr-2018 United Nations

Protectionism is not answer to today's problems : Antonio Guterres

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said "the answer to today's problems is not protectionism, is not isolationism"."I am a strong believer in multilateralism to address global problems. There is no way global problems can be addressed on...

05-Apr-2018 United Nations

Antonio Guterres reiterates concern over Kashmir situation

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has reiterated his concern over the situation in Kashmir and his call for protecting civilians."The Secretary General has expressed and will continue to express his concern at the situation," his Spokesperson Stephane...

27-Mar-2018 United Nations

UN chief shocked by Myanmar general's Rohingya remarks

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was shocked by the remarks made by Myanmar Army chief regarding the Rohingya Muslim minority."The Secretary-General is shocked at reports of remarks attributed to Myanmar Senior General U Min Aung Hlaing," Guterres'...

21-Mar-2018 New York

UN chief calls for elimination of racial discrimination

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that it is time all nations and all people live up to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which recognises the inherent dignity and equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human race.The UN...

12-Mar-2018 United Nations

Change unequal power dynamics against women : Antonio Guterres

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Monday that it is important to change the unequal power dynamics that underpin discrimination and violence against women."Progress for women and girls means changing the unequal power dynamics that underpin...

02-Feb-2018 United Nations

Sex assault on infant, girl in India, Pakistan 'heart-breaking': UN

Sex assaults on an infant in India and on a girl in Pakistan are "heart-breaking" but the "scourge" of violence against girls affects all countries, Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said.Asked by a reporter,...

17-Jan-2018 United Nations

Iran nuclear deal must be safeguarded : Antonio Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the importance of an international deal on Iran's nuclear issue on the second anniversary of the implementation of the agreement."The secretary-general remains convinced that the JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive...

11-Jan-2018 United Nations

Migration is positive global phenomenon : Antonio Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday asked governments to treat migration as a positive global phenomenon and refrain from setting up barriers to legal international migration."Let me emphasize: migration is a positive global phenomenon. It...

11-Dec-2017 United Nations

Human rights situation improves : Antonio Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said the overall human rights situation has improved over the decades but problems remain."Over seven decades, humanity has achieved considerable progress. People around the world have gained progressively greater...

29-Sep-2017 United Nations

Attacks on Hindus in Rakhine, terrorism threat raised in UNSC

Attacks on Hindus and other minorities in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the threats from terrorism were raised on Thursday in the UN Security Council while members strongly condemned Myanmar's onslaught on Rohingyas that led to the refugee crisis.Secretary-General...

27-Sep-2017 United Nations

UN chief deplores lack of attention to human trafficking

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday deplored the lack of world attention to human trafficking, a menace that he said is omnipresent."Too often, human traffickers operate with impunity, and receive much less attention than, for instance, drug...

06-Sep-2017 United Nations

UN chief stresses responsibility to protect civilians

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for more efforts to prevent genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity.Civilians, including women and children, are being killed either deliberately or as victims of indiscriminate attacks,...

14-Jul-2017 Srinagar

UN talks about Kashmir, asks India and Pakistan to resolve it peacefully

UN chief Antonio Guterres has reiterated the need for India and Pakistan to find a peaceful solution to the Kashmir issue through engagement and dialogue, Stephane Dujarric’s, his spokesperson said.Dujarric’s remarks came when he was asked if the Secretary-General...

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