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Official Twitter account of the Office of the Spokesperson for United Nations Secretary-General @antonioguterres

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Secretary-General @antonioguterres  welcomes the adoption by the Security Council of its resolution on #COVID19  and the Council’s recognition of his efforts to respond to the crisis, in particular his appeal for a global ceasefire:

Secretary-General @antonioguterres  is deeply saddened by the reported death of at least 40 people following flooding and a large landslide today in Kumamoto, Japan

Noon briefing today: @antonioguterres  policy brief on Latin America & Caribbean, Security Council on the Sahel, @WMO  on rising temperatures. Updates on South Sudan, Benin, Yemen. Our guest will be head of @UN_OCT  Vladimir Voronkov. Live:

Noon briefing today: @antonioguterres  joins distinguished #women  economists to address #Fin4Dev ; latest on #Libya  & #Syria ; @OCHASouthSudan ; #COVID19  updates from @undgdoco @Refugees; @UNESCO ; Live:

Following an initial investigation, two male international staff members from UNTSO who are seen in the video have been placed on administrative leave without pay. The investigation will continue. Update:

SG @antonioguterres  follow closely developments in Ethiopia in the wake of the killing of prominent artist Haacaaluu Hundeessaa, calls for calm:

Noon briefing today: @andersen_inger  will join us to discuss @UNEnvir  #ZoonosesReportnme  @Winnie_Byanyimant 's , will pr @UNAIDSsent  the Global AIDS Update. Other updates on counter-terrori @UNPeacekeepingm , Mali, and more. Live:


Pakistan is among the top contributors to @UNPeacekeeping  Watch how Pakistani peacekeepers from @MONUSCO  helped save hundreds of lives during the deadly floods in the #DRCongo 

We welcome #Pakistan  and #India  opening #KartarpurCorridor  today connecting two key Sikh pilgrimage sites, paving way for interfaith harmony and understanding by facilitating visa-free cross border visits by pilgrims to holy shrines. @UNDPPA  @UNIC_Pak @UNinIndiaistan

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The secretary-general @antonioguterres  met today with @avucic , President of Serbia, with @jairbolsonaro , President of Brazil, with @KingAbdullahII , King of Jordan and with @RTErdogan , President of Turkey. #UNGA 

Secretary-General @antonioguterres  has been following the situation in Jammu and Kashmir with concern and makes an appeal for maximum restraint. The position of the UN on this region is governed by the Charter of the UN and applicable SC resolutions. ??

What's so special about the moment captured in these photos? For the first time in history, all the heads of Regional Commissions are women. ??‍♀️??‍♀️?‍♀️??‍♀️??‍♀️