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Noon briefing today: announces that schools will start on time, , latest on - , in and - Live:
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The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the suicide attack yesterday on an education centre in Kabul. Those responsible for this heinous attack must be held accountable:
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. speaks out against Taliban attacks in Afghanistan’s Ghazni, calls for immediate ceasefire
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UN Spokesperson Aug 15
The Secretary-General welcomes the Israeli decision to reopen the Kerem Shalom crossing to its full operating capacity this morning and to expand the fishing zone off the coast of Gaza:
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UN Spokesperson Aug 15
Noon briefing today: latest on , , Assistant Secretary-General Alexander Zouev wraps up visit to , and - , latest on - , Live:
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In his new report, explains how the UN finds solutions to global problems that no nation acting alone can resolve. Read it here:
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UN Spokesperson Aug 14
Noon briefing today: reports on work of organization, Food Agencies’ chiefs to visit , welcomes for adoption of law to protect the stateless, latest on - Live:
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UN Spokesperson Aug 13
Secretary-General congratulates the people and Government of Mali for the peaceful atmosphere that prevailed during the 2nd round of the presidential election held on 12 August. Full statement:
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UN Spokesperson Aug 13
The Secretary-General welcomes the signing of the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea by Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia and Turkmenistan:
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Michelle Bachelet Aug 10
Replying to @UN @antonioguterres
Deeply humbled and honored to announce my acceptance as the ’s new High Commissioner for Human Rights. I thank Secretary General and the General Assembly for entrusting me this important task.
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
The Secretary-General's full remarks to the press on appointment of as High Commissioner for :
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
I want to express my deep gratitude to my good colleague & friend Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein for his leadership, passion, courage & skill in serving as High Commissioner for the past four years -
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
. brings unique experience to the and to all of us. She has my full confidence and support, and I ask all Member States and our partners to extend to her their support -
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
Replying to @UN_Spokesperson
She takes office at a time of grave consequence for human rights. Hatred and inequality are on the rise. Respect for international humanitarian and human rights law is on the decline.
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
. has been as formidable a figure in her native Chile as she has at the -
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António Guterres Aug 10
I am delighted that the United Nations General Assembly has approved Michelle Bachelet as our new human rights chief. Ms. Bachelet is a pioneer, a visionary, a woman of principle, and a great human rights leader for these troubled times.
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UN Spokesperson Aug 10
Secretary-General will make brief remarks at the Security Council stakeout at approx. 11am , following the General Assembly's consideration of the nomination of as High Commissioner for .
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UN Spokesperson Aug 9
Following the publication of the provisional list of aspiring presidential candidates for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Secretary-General welcomes President Joseph Kabila’s decision to abide by the DRC's Constitution:
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