Tag: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

45 UK MPs urge UN to take India’s Kashmir move to UNSC

ISLAMABAD: Over 45 members of the parliament (MPs) from the United Kingdom and peers have co-signed a letter written by MP Warrington South Faisal Rashid...

Iran asks UN chief to push back against US sanctions on foreign minister

UNITED NATIONS: Iran asked UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday to push back against the United States after it imposed sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister...

‘Credible evidence’ linking Saudi crown prince to Khashoggi murder: UN expert

GENEVA: There is “credible evidence” linking Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a UN expert said on Wednesday,...

UN chief presses on with bid to re-start Cyprus talks

UNITED NATIONS, United States: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council on Tuesday that he is pressing on with a bid to re-start negotiations...

UN chief again urges India, Pakistan to de-escalate tensions

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Thursday called on India and Pakistan to "de-escalate the tensions" between them as the two countries’ militaries still remain...

UN chief urges India, Pakistan to maintain ‘positive momentum’ following Indian pilot’s release

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on India and Pakistan to keep up the "positive momentum" generated by the release of captive Indian fighter...

UN urges India, Pakistan to take immediate steps to defuse tensions

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called on India and Pakistan to take immediate steps to defuse tensions and offered to help...

UN chief welcomes Emir of Qatar’s donation of $50 million for  Syrian refugees

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the announcement by the Emir of Qatar to allocate $50 million to support Syrian refugees and displaced...

UN calls on Sudan to investigate protest deaths

UNITED NATIONS, United States: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on authorities in Sudan to investigate deaths during violent protests in Khartoum and other cities. At least...

Guterres offers UN help in Indonesia’s tsunami-hit parts

UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed "deep sadness" at the loss of life, injuries and damages caused by the tsunami that struck the...