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UN Chief Urges Dialogue in Venezuela to Avoid ‘Disaster’ 24 Jan 2019

UN Chief Urges Dialogue in Venezuela to Avoid ‘Disaster’

UN chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday appealed for dialogue in Venezuela to avoid the political crisis spiraling out of control, after opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president. “What we hope is that dialogue can be possible, and that we avoid an escalation that would lead to the kind of conflict that would be […]

Guterres underlines Iran’s positive role in region 19 Jan 2019

Guterres underlines Iran’s positive role in region

UN Secretary-General António Guterres underlined during a press conference in New York on Friday, Iran’s positive and constructive role in the region. During a press conference on Friday, Guterres was asked about Iran’s missile program and the role in the region; “international community has called Iran to stop developing its ballistic missiles and other interference […]

UN chief: Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah 14 Dec 2018

UN chief: Yemen’s Houthis, ex-govt. agree to ceasefire in Hudaydah

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the Yemeni warring parties have reached an agreement on a ceasefire in the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah, as a new round of peace talks aimed at ending nearly four years of a brutal Saudi-led war on its southern neighbor came to a close in Sweden. The UN chief […]

UN chief call on all countries to preserve nuclear deal 13 Dec 2018

UN chief call on all countries to preserve nuclear deal

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on all countries to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, now that the U.S. has withdrawn from the multilateral agreement backed by the UN Security Council Resolution 2231. According to a confidential UN report seen by Reuters on Tuesday, Guterres called […]

UN Says Guterres to Attend Yemen Talks in Sweden 12 Dec 2018

UN Says Guterres to Attend Yemen Talks in Sweden

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will attend the last day of talks between warring Yemeni parties in Sweden on Thursday, the world body said. Guterres will participate in UN-brokered negotiations between Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement and forces loyal to fugitive former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in the rural village of Rimbo, north of Stockholm. He […]

UN Chief Urges Removal of Saudi Blockade on Yemen 07 Dec 2018

UN Chief Urges Removal of Saudi Blockade on Yemen

The United Nations called for the immediate removal of Saudi Arabia’s blockade on Yemen as talks to end the ongoing war against the impoverished country begin in Sweden. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on the Houthi Ansarullah movement and Yemen’s former Saudi-backed government to show flexibility and make room for progress. “I welcome the opening […]

The passivity of UN against Zionist aggressions is deadly 26 Aug 2018

The passivity of UN against Zionist aggressions is deadly

TEHRAN – UN Secretary General Antَnio Guterres recently proposed a plan to protect Palestinians and their rights in the occupied territories against the crimes of the Zionist regime. The plan appeared after the United Nations Security Council called on members to report on the developments in the occupied territories and to offer proposals to support […]

Lavrov, Guterres discuss crisis in Syria 14 Aug 2018

Lavrov, Guterres discuss crisis in Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres discussed the crisis in Syria and others international issues. There was an exchange of opinions regarding issues on the UN agenda with a special emphasis on Syrian settlement, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Monday. Lavrov and Guterres also discussed the […]

UN Chief Urges Israel to Stop Fueling the Flame in Gaza 22 Jul 2018

UN Chief Urges Israel to Stop Fueling the Flame in Gaza

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Israel to avoid “further inflaming the situation” after the regime’s strikes claimed four lives on Friday. “I am gravely concerned over the dangerous escalation of violence in Gaza and southern Israel,” he said in a statement, AFP reported late on Saturday. “It is imperative that all sides urgently step […]

UN chief welcomes Afghan-owned peace process 10 Jun 2018

UN chief welcomes Afghan-owned peace process

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the announcement of a three-day partial ceasefire during the Eid al-Fitr holiday. This follows the recent announcement by the Afghan Government that it would begin a seven-day ceasefire on 12 June, the 27th day of Ramadan, and run to Eid al-Fitr. Guterres urged all parties concerned “to seize […]