United States  

Trusted News Discovery Since 2008
One News Page
One News Page United States > In the News > António Guterres Facts and News Updates

António Guterres

Secretary-General of the United Nations

António Guterres    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

António Guterres: Secretary-General of the United Nations
António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres is a Portuguese politician and diplomat who is serving as the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations. Previously, he was the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees between 2005 and 2015.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

World must avert 'dramatic' effects of coronavirus on health, economy: U.N.'s Guterres

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday urged countries to prevent the novel coronavirus epidemic from spiraling into a crisis with "dramatic consequences" for global health and the..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief urges halt to fighting in Syria's Idlib

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for an immediate ceasefire in Syria's Idlib region "to end the humanitarian catastrophe and now also to avoid an uncontrollable..
Reuters - Published

Videos for António Guterres

World leaders call for de-escalation after US kills Iranian general [Video]World leaders call for de-escalation after US kills Iranian general

"My message is simple and clear: stop escalation. Exercise maximum restraint. Restart dialogue," UN Secretary-General António Guterres said.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:55Published


U.S. to investigate nuclear waste site on Marshall Islands [Video]U.S. to investigate nuclear waste site on Marshall Islands

The U.S. Congress is demanding an investigation into the Runit Dome in the Marshall Islands, which contains radioactive waste and is being threatened by rising sea levels.

Credit: Reuters - 3D Animations (Next Me     Duration: 01:17Published

2019: the year the climate crisis found its voice [Video]2019: the year the climate crisis found its voice

Inspired by a Swedish schoolgirl, millions took to the streets in 2019 - as the world suffered extreme weather and major powers continued to block the radical action scientists say is needed to steer..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:18Published

'Keep up the pressure,' says UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New Year message [Video]'Keep up the pressure,' says UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New Year message

2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, and they are launching a 'decade of action'. View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:22Published

 

U.N. Secretary General says Libya situation a 'scandal'

U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called the situation in Libya a "scandal" even as his envoy cited a "genuine will" by rival military factions as they planned their first meeting to..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief committed to Middle East peace based on pre-1967 borders: statement

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is committed to helping Israel and the Palestinians broker peace on the basis of U.N. resolutions, international law, bilateral agreements and the vision of two..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief says will work with new Lebanese government on reforms

U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed the formation of a new Lebanese government on Tuesday and will work with the new premier to support reforms in the heavily indebted country grappling..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief says he is very worried that oil ports, oilfield shut in Libya

U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday he was very worried that several oil ports and an oilfield had been shut down in Libya.
Reuters - Published

U.N. says reports of violence against Iran protesters 'worrying'

Accusations of lethal force against protesters in Iran should be fully investigated, a spokesman for United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday, saying reports of violence against..
Reuters - Published

Iraqi president receives phone call from U.N. Guterres: Iraqi state TV

Iraqi President Barham Salih received a phone call from United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday in which they discussed regional developments, Iraqi state TV and state news agency..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief Guterres concerned by events in Venezuela: spokesman

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned by events in Venezuela surrounding the election of the National Assembly's president, a U.N. spokesman said in a statement on Monday.
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief warns of 'profound risk of miscalculation' amid rising geopolitical tensions

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned on Monday that "geopolitical tensions are at their highest level this century" and called on world leaders to stop escalating tensions, exercise..
Reuters - Published

Iran tells U.N. it reserves right to self-defense over Soleimani killing

Iran told the United Nations Security Council and Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday that it reserves its right to self-defense under international law after the United States killed Qassem..
Reuters - Published

U.N. Secretary General concerned by recent escalation in the Gulf, calls for maximum restraint

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is deeply concerned by the recent rise in tensions in the Middle East, where the United States killed top Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani following..
Reuters - Published

U.N. secretary-general 'deeply concerned' North Korea said it could resume weapons tests

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is "deeply concerned" that North Korea has indicated it could resume nuclear and missile tests, a U.N. spokesman said on Wednesday. 
Reuters - Published

U.N. rebuffs Russia accusation that U.S. visa delays being ignored

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has repeatedly expressed concern to Washington over U.S. visa delays for officials from Russia and other countries, a U.N. spokesman said on Thursday after..
Reuters - Published

Pope and U.N. chief appeal for environment, religious tolerance

Pope Francis and U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday appealed for nuclear disarmament, environmental protection and religious tolerance.
Reuters - Published

U.N. Climate Talks End With Big Polluters Blocking Stronger Action

The United Nations secretary general, António Guterres, said countries had “lost an important opportunity” at the meeting in Madrid. 
NYTimes.com - Published

U.N. head demands bolder climate action or 'we are doomed'

U.N. chief Antonio Guterres exhorted major world economies on Wednesday to signal more ambitious commitments to cut greenhouse emissions as climate talks in Madrid hit an intense phase.
Reuters - Published

U.N. unable to verify that weapons used in Saudi oil attack were from Iran

The United Nations is "unable to independently corroborate" that missiles and drones used in attacks on Saudi oil facilities in September "are of Iranian origin," Secretary-General Antonio Guterres..
Reuters - Published

Don't fiddle while the planet burns, U.N. chief warns climate summit

The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, U.N. secretary-general Antonio Guterres said on Monday, warning a summit in Madrid that governments risked sleepwalking..
Reuters - Published

World leaders tackle climate change at COP25 summit

World leaders are meeting at a major climate summit in Madrid to tackle rising temperatures around the globe. The United Nations' COP25 summit will last for two weeks. U.N. Secretary-General António..
CBS News - Published

U.N. chief opens climate summit with call for hope over 'surrender'

The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, U.N. secretary-general Antonio Guterres said on Monday, warning a summit in Madrid that governments risked sleepwalking..
Reuters - Published

Bank of England's Carney to become U.N. climate finance envoy

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will lead a push by the United Nations to make the finance sector take proper account of the risks posed by climate change, U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres..
Reuters - Published

'War against nature must stop,' U.N. chief says before climate talks

The world must stop a "war against nature" and find more political will to combat climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday, the eve of a two-week global climate..
Reuters - Published

Amid cash crisis, United Nations likely to be able to pay staff in November

The United Nations has received enough partial payments from some countries to be able to pay its staff next month, a U.N. spokesman said on Thursday after U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief welcomes Turkey pause in Syria assault, 'still long way to go' to end Syria crisis

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed "any efforts" to de-escalate the situation in northern Syria and protect civilians, a U.N. spokesman said in a statement on Thursday after..
Reuters - Published

U.N chief Guterres calls for de-escalation of conflict in Syria

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for a de-escalation of the conflict in Syria.
Reuters - Published

Guterres warns U.N. may not have enough money to pay staff next month

The United Nations may not have enough money for staff salaries next month if member states don't pay what they owe, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief calls for restraint in northeast Syria -U.N. spokesman

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on all parties in northeast Syria to exercise maximum restraint, his spokesman said on Monday after the United States began pulling troops back from the..
Reuters - Published

Asked about Hong Kong, U.N. calls for peaceful protests, restraint by security

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres always calls for protests to be peaceful and for security services to exercise restraint, a U.N. spokesman said when asked about anti-government..
Reuters - Published

World losing ground against violence in Sahel, U.N. says

West African and international powers are failing to tackle the spiraling threat of Islamist militancy in the Sahel region, which is spreading towards the Gulf of Guinea, the United Nations..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief announces formation of Syria constitutional committee

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced on Monday the formation of a constitutional committee for Syria, a long-awaited step in a stalled peace process.
Reuters - Published

After strikes, youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders

Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday: If elected officials do not take strong actions to combat climate change,..
Reuters - Published

U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres says climate crisis will kill 7 million people a year if countries don’t act

Ahead of a U.N. summit with world leaders to address the global climate crisis next week, U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres sits down for an exclusive interview with CBS News.
CBS News - Published

U.N. Secretary-General says climate change poses a "global risk"

World leaders are set to address the global climate crisis at the United Nations next week. Ahead of the summit, Mark Phillips spoke with U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who said "nature is..
CBS News - Published

U.N. chief condemns Saudi attacks, calls for restraint

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday condemned the drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and called on those involved to prevent escalation.
Reuters - Published

U.N. condemns Libya car bomb that killed two U.N. staff

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday condemned a car bomb attack that killed two U.N. staff members and injured three, a U.N. spokesman said.
Reuters - Published

U.N. Secretary-General expresses concern over clashes in Yemen's Aden: statement

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday expressed concern over the violent clashes in Yemen's Aden and urged the parties to cease hostilities.
Reuters - Published

Iran asks U.N. chief to push back against U.S. sanctions on foreign minister

Iran asked U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday to push back against the United States after it imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, describing the move as..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief urges restraint by India, Pakistan over Kashmir

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged India and Pakistan to exercise restraint, his spokesman said on Monday, after India revoked the special status of Kashmir, the Himalayan region..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief says world will lose brake on nuclear war with end of INF treaty

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned by rising tensions between nuclear-armed states, warning "the world will lose an invaluable brake on nuclear war" with the expiration of the..
Reuters - Published

U.N. to investigate attacks on humanitarian sites in northwest Syria

The United Nations will investigate attacks on U.N.-supported facilities and other humanitarian sites in northwest Syria, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday, two days after two-thirds..
Reuters - Published

Two-thirds of U.N. Security Council ask U.N. chief for Syria hospital attacks inquiry

Two-thirds of the United Nations Security Council - including the United States, Britain and France - asked Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday to investigate attacks on U.N.-supported..
Reuters - Published

Saudi-led forces, Israel among states rapped by U.N. for killing children

A Saudi Arabia-led military coalition fighting in Yemen killed or injured 729 children during 2018, accounting for nearly half the total child casualties, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio..
Reuters - Published

Iran's foreign minister, U.N. secretary-general meet in New York: IRNA

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York on Thursday and discussed the Iranian tanker seized by the British Navy, a report by..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief calls for independent inquiry into deadly Libya air strike

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is outraged by an air strike in Libya that hit a detention center, killing dozens of migrants and refugees, and called for an independent..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief urges Iran to stick to nuclear deal: spokesman

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned that Iran has breached part of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers and urged the country to continue implementing all its nuclear..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief says important Mideast peace efforts realize two state vision

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday it was important "to pursue peace efforts to realize the vision of two States, Israel and Palestine, living side by side in peace and..
Reuters - Published

U.N. chief says essential to avoid escalation in the Gulf

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres warned on Sunday that it is essential to avoid "any form of escalation" in the Gulf as tensions continue to rise following the shooting down of an unmanned U.S...
Reuters - Published

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2020 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.