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Putin, UN chief meet to discuss Ukraine

Putin, UN chief meet to discuss Ukraine

🕔06:55, 27.Apr 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin met with visiting United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in the Kremlin to discuss the situation in Ukraine. Moscow, April 27 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin met with visiting United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in the

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Global vaccination plan only way to stop pandemic: UN Chief

Global vaccination plan only way to stop pandemic: UN Chief

🕔08:43, 1.Dec 2021

United Nations (New York), Dec 1 (IANS) UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has said that “the only way out of a global pandemic and out of this unjust and immoral situation is through a global vaccination campaign.” The Secretary General was

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UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

🕔07:30, 12.Oct 2021

United Nations, Oct 12  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the successful conducting of parliamentary elections in Iraq and called on parties to resolve disputes that may arise through established legal channels, said his spokesman. “The secretary-general commends the women

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Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

🕔16:51, 13.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 13 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for deeper international cooperation to address global health crisis, and reduce poverty and inequality. “We need deeper international cooperation to address the global health crisis, reduce poverty and inequality, achieve

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UN chief lists 4 priority areas to address climate crisis risks

UN chief lists 4 priority areas to address climate crisis risks

🕔11:59, 24.Feb 2021

United Nations, Feb 24  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday listed four priority areas for the international community to address the risks that climate crisis poses to peace and security, including putting a greater focus on prevention through strong,

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COVID-19 as most challenging crisis since WWII: UN Chief

COVID-19 as most challenging crisis since WWII: UN Chief

🕔10:49, 1.Apr 2020

United Nations, April 1  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the COVID-19 pandemic is the most challenging crisis since the Second World War as it represents a threat to everybody. The pandemic “represents a threat to everybody in the world

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Climate change reaching ‘point of no return’ : UN chief

Climate change reaching ‘point of no return’ : UN chief

🕔10:29, 2.Dec 2019

Madrid, Dec 2 UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that global warming could reach a “point of no return” and that efforts to curb the consequences of the climate crisis so far had been inadequate. “The point of no return

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UN chief welcomes Pakistan’s offer to release Indian pilot

UN chief welcomes Pakistan’s offer to release Indian pilot

🕔07:34, 1.Mar 2019

United Nations, March 1  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday welcomed Pakistan’s offer to release Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured when his MiG-21 went down in Pakistan-occupied territory. His Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric told reporters: “The report of the

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UN chief urges immediate action on climate change

UN chief urges immediate action on climate change

🕔08:16, 29.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 29  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday that climate change is absolute priority, while urging the international community to take immediate action. Speaking at a meeting of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), an intergovernmental organization, which

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Iran nuclear deal must be safeguarded: UN chief

Iran nuclear deal must be safeguarded: UN chief

🕔10:25, 18.Jan 2018

United Nations, Jan 18  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 Plan

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UN chief commends US for climate change plan

UN chief commends US for climate change plan

🕔11:26, 5.Aug 2015

Washington, Aug 5  UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon praised the Obama administration for unveiling an ambitious plan to tackle climate change, a media report said. After their bilateral meeting at the White House on Tuesday, Ban told Obama that the move

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2015 year for global action: Ban Ki-moon

2015 year for global action: Ban Ki-moon

🕔13:01, 12.Jan 2015

Gandhinagar, Jan 12  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Sunday said 2015 was crucial for global action on issues such as sustainable development, climate change and inclusive growth. “This is the most important and crucial year for humanity,” Ban Ki-moon said

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UN chief strongly condemns Pakistan school attack

UN chief strongly condemns Pakistan school attack

🕔15:48, 17.Dec 2014

United Nations, Dec 17 UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned the “bloodcurdling attack” on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, in which 148 people, including 132 students, were killed. “No cause can justify such brutality. No grievance can excuse such

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Obama discusses Ebola issue with UN chief, French president

Obama discusses Ebola issue with UN chief, French president

🕔11:41, 14.Oct 2014

Washington, Oct 14  US President Barack Obama has spoken with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and French President Francois Hollande separately about the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the White House said. During his conversation with Ban Monday, Obama “stressed the

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UN chief calls for India-Pakistan dialogue

UN chief calls for India-Pakistan dialogue

🕔12:48, 10.Oct 2014

United Nations, Oct 10  UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over the escalation of violence along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir and called for “dialogue” between India and Pakistan to resolve their differences. The statement

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UN chief calls for commitment to South-South cooperation

UN chief calls for commitment to South-South cooperation

🕔12:44, 13.Sep 2014

United Nations, Sep 13  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Friday called for commitment to South-South cooperation to ensure shared prosperity and sustainable development. “Extreme poverty, rampant inequality, malnutrition and vulnerability to climate and weather-related shocks persist,” Ban said in his

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UN chief urges Lebanon to elect new president

UN chief urges Lebanon to elect new president

🕔10:39, 26.May 2014

United Nations, May 26  UN Secretary General Ban Ki- moon regretted that the Lebanese parliament was unable to elect a new president within the timeframe set by the constitution and called on the country’s leaders to select a new one

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