In 2012, the official United Nations Twitter account posted an erroneous tweet, implying that the U.N. Secretary-General supports a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The tweet was later found to have been written by spokesperson Nancy Groves, who attributed it to a terrible typo. According to R, the U.N. spokesperson post is considered to be a dream job, but. The Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General provides information to the media on the activities of the UN system as a whole through daily briefings, direct responses to media. Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. Following the consultations conducted on behalf of the Secretary-General by a senior UN official, Ms. Jane Holl Lute, over the past several. UN Secretary-General's remarks at the Opening of the 65th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women [Bilingual, as delivered; scroll further down for all-English
Dujarric was named Chief Spokesman for United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 2005, after joining the United Nations in 2000 as an Associate Spokesman. During his time as Spokesman, he conducted daily briefings for the UN press corps and faced questions on a number of crises, notably the Oil-for-Food scandal and the Israel - Lebanon conflict The Secretary-General strongly condemns the detention of State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, President U Win Myint and other political leaders on the eve of the opening session of Myanmar's. The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: 21 March 2019. SG/SM/19504. Secretary-General Extends Condolences to Iraq over Loss of Life from Capsized Ferry, Pledging United Nations Support as Needed. The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: 18 January 2019. SG/SM/19436. The Secretary-General will continue to stand with the people and their aspirations to achieve a peaceful, stable and prosperous Myanmar. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. The UN Charter designates the secretary-general as the chief administrative officer of the UN and allows them to perform such other functions as are entrusted by other United Nations organs. The Charter also empowers the secretary-general to inform the Security Council of any matter which in his opinion may threaten the maintenance of international peace and security. These provision has.
UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres. The Secretary-General condemns the continuing escalation of violence in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, despite repeated appeals from the international community to immediately stop the fighting. He is gravely concerned by reports of the extension of hostilities, including the targeting of populated areas. He reminds all sides of their obligations to. UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres. The Secretary-General welcomes the joint statement issued today by the Governments of the United States, Armenia and Azerbaijan announcing that the humanitarian ceasefire agreed in Moscow on 10 October and reaffirmed in Paris on 17 October will take effect at 8 am local time on Monday 26 October. He commends the facilitation efforts of the United States. UN Secretary General's spokesman says top officials encouraged to act with 'utmost integrity' after three former presidents named in Patrick Ho trial Farhan Haq, spokesman for António. UN Secretary General Spokesman condemns Lekki Toll Gate Shooting. Published. 5 months ago. on. October 21, 2020 . By. BellaNaija.com. In the midst of the ongoing protests and with the most recent.
. He condemns the use of force to disperse the protestors at the sit-in site and he is alarmed by reports that security forces have opened fire inside medical facilities The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the suicide-vehicle attack perpetrated against the camp of the Operational Coordination Mechanism this morning in Gao. The camp housed over 600 individuals designated by the three signatory parties to the peace agreement to start mixed patrols in Gao region. While the exact number of casualties remains to be confirmed
The Secretary-General reaffirms that such cowardly acts will not deter the United Nations from its resolve to continue supporting the people and Government of Mali in their pursuit of peace and stability. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. New York, 10 May 202 Statement Attributable To Spokesman For UN Secretary-general - On Nigeria by iwaeda: 4:12pm On Jul 30, 2019; The Secretary-General strongly condemns the recent spate of attacks against civilians in Nigeria, including the attack on 27 July in Borno State. The Secretary-General expresses his deep condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Nigeria. He wishes a. Enjoy lunch with Spokesman for the Secretary-General of the UN Stephane Dujarric in New York City! Go through UN policy and current events with an expert in the field and someone who lives it every day. The Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General plans the Secretary-General's media related activities and briefs journalists on a daily basis. To explain the policies and work of. . In answer to questions. China's permanent representative to the United Nations Zhang Jun on Monday notified UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres of China's intention to donate 300,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to UN peacekeepers. UNITED NATIONS, March 17 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations is grateful for China's pledge to donate 300,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to UN peacekeepers, said a spokesman on Tuesday. It's a.
The Secretary-General is following with concern developments in the Republic of Sudan, including the reported violence and fatalities. He appeals for calm and restraint and calls on the authorities to conduct a thorough investigation into the deaths and violence. He extends his condolences to all those who have lost loved ones in the violence. The Secretary-General emphasizes the need to. New York - The Secretary-General strongly condemns the terrorist attack that took place in Mogadishu on 28 December 2019. He extends his deepest sympathies and condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured. He stresses that the perpetrators of this horrendous crime must be brought to justice. The Secretary-General reiterates the full commitment of. The Secretary-General warmly congratulates the Sudanese people on the occasion of today's important signing ceremony of the documents on transitional civilian authority in the Republic of Sudan. He applauds the role of the African Union and Ethiopia in having mediated the Sudanese-led talks. The Secretary-General looks forward to engaging with and supporting the transitional governing.
The Secretary-General condemns today's attacks against the United Nation's Integrated Stabilization Mission for Mali (MINUSMA) in Timbuktu and Tessalit. He is deeply saddened at the death of a Nigerian peacekeeper who succumbed to his wounds following the armed attack by unidentified assailants in Timbuktu. He expresses heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and to th The Secretary-General welcomes the establishment of the Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU) in South Sudan on 22 February 2020. He commends the parties for this significant achievement in the implementation of the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of Conflict in South Sudan. The Secretary-General applauds regional and international efforts that contribute
The Secretary-General reiterates his outrage over the acts of violence committed by the SPLA and opposition forces in Juba from 8 to 11 July, during which many South Sudanese civilians and two UN peacekeepers were killed. The Secretary-General urges, once more, the Government of South Sudan to investigate these human right violations and to. Title Statement attributable to the spokesman of the Secretary-General / [delivered by the Spokesman for Secretary-General] Authors Annan, Kofi, 1938-2018 UN. Spokesman for the Secretary-General UN Remarks on Burundi by Mr. Stephane Dujarric, the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Mr. Dujarric made the following remarks at a press conference at the UN Headquarters in NY today:And  I was asked about Burundi, and I just wanted to add that we do condemn the assassination of Mr. Emmanuel Niyonkuru, the Burundian Minister of Water, the Environment, and Planning, which. The Secretary-General condemns the killing on 23 July by suspected anti-Balaka militias of a peacekeeper of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) in Bangassou, south east of the country. Three others were injured. The Secretary-General offers his condolences to the bereaved family and to the Government o
Office of the Spokesman for the Secretary General February 16, 2006. The Secretary-General today announced the formation of a new, high-level panel to explore how the United Nations system could work more coherently and effectively across the world in the areas of development, humanitarian assistance and the environment. The study, which was called for in the Outcome Document adopted by global. NEW YORK - The Secretary-General condemns the attack today on the Tabyan Cultural Center as well as a media outlet in Kabul. The indiscriminate attack caused hundreds of civilian casualties, including women and children. The Secretary-General extends his deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured [The Secretary-General] is always open to discuss with a Member State their desire to comply with Security Council resolutions, spokesman Fred Eckhard told a press briefing at UN Headquarters in New York. He was responding to a question about the message from the Iraqi President conveyed to Mr. Annan by Amre Moussa, the secretary-general of the League Of Arab States The Secretary-General takes note of today's delivery by the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) of the judgement in which Mr. Salim Jamil Ayyash was convicted in relation to the 14 February 2005 attack in Beirut that killed former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri and 21 others, and injured 226 more. In the same judgment, the three other accused, Mr. Hassan Habib Merhi, Mr
Spokesman: Well, the Secretary-General's view is there was a 15-minute meeting seven years earlier was something he didn't remember. Now, you can believe that or not, but that's his position The Secretary-General is closely following developments in Zimbabwe and calls for continued calm. He underlines the importance of resolving political differences through peaceful means, including through dialogue and in conformity with the country's Constitution. Continue reading → This entry was posted in Latest News, Spokesman for the Secretary-General on November 17, 2017 by Eunice.
Search UN Archives. Advanced search » Quick search ; Folder S-1048-0007-06 - Executive Office of the Secretary-General - spokesman for Secretary-General. Secretary-General Javier Perez de Cuellar (1982-1991) Secretariat Departments; Executive Office of the Secretary-General - spokesman for Secretary-General ; Identity area. Reference code. S-1048-0007-06 Title. Executive Office of the. Spokesman for UN Secretary-General UN chief urges 'inclusive dialogue' between Yemeni sides TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) - Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres has expressed concerns over the ongoing crisis in Yemen, calling on the relevant stakeholders to exercise restraint and engage in an inclusive dialogue
A spokesman for U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres says the U.N. chief welcomes the agreement Yemen's warring parties have reached to exchange more than 1,000 prisoners; a move. The secretary-general is the chief spokesman for the UN and is that body's most visible and authoritative figure in the arena of world affairs. He has his headquarters at the UN building in New York City. This article was most recently revised and updated by Heather Campbell, Senior Editor Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General, responding to a question at the daily briefing on the UNDP staffer announcing her candidacy for Secretary-General, said Antonio Guterres is a candidate for the selection process. It's not for him to comment on other people who may want to come forward. This is a process run by Member States. So, I'm not aware of any issues or problems.
Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General New York, 26 December 2017 ***** Le Secrétaire général se félicite de la signature d'un accord de cessez-le-feu et de cessation des hostilités entre le Gouvernement de la République du Congo et le Révérend Pasteur Ntumi le 23 décembre. Le Secrétaire général espère que l'accord aboutira à un règlement pacifique et durable du. The UN Secretary-General deputy spokesman made the comments following Vladimir Putin's article about the 75th anniversary of World War II victory that was published on the Kremlin website on Friday. Earlier, the article appeared in the US magazine National Interest. In the opinion piece, the Russian President focused, among other issues, on assessing the work of the UN system, in the context. Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, said the world body has received a letter from Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok on the issue. We reiterate our readiness to support all efforts toward reaching an agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, he told a daily press briefing. Mr. Guterres welcomes initiatives to move the negotiations forward and.
An Indian-origin employee at the UN has announced her candidacy to be its next Secretary-General, the first person to throw her hat in the ring against incumbent Antonio Guterres, who is seeking a. 20 Nov 2015 - Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the terrorist attack in Bamako The Secretary-General condemns the horrific terrorist attack at the Radisson hotel in Bamako which killed an unknown number of civilians and injured many more. He expresses his sincere condolences to the Government of Mali and the bereaved families and wishes a speedy recovery to.
UNITED NATIONS: An Indian-origin employee at the UN has announced her candidacy to be its next Secretary-General, the first person to throw her hat in the ring against incumbent Antonio Guterres. The Secretary-General has consistently advocated for de-escalation in the Gulf. He is deeply concerned with the recent escalation. This is a moment in which leaders must exercise maximum restraint. The world cannot afford another war in the Gulf. Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General New York, 3 January 202 The Secretary-General strongly condemns the terrorist attack in Cairo on 5 August. He extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims, as well as to the people and Government of Egypt. He wishes a speedy recovery to those who were injured. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General
UN Secretary-General's Spokesman on Nigeria. Published Date. 17 October 2018. Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General . On Nigeria. New York, 16 October 2018. The Secretary-General is appalled and strongly condemns the killing of an aid worker from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in north-east Nigeria on Monday. The aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. New York, 13 March 2020 . More in this category: « UN Secretary-General's message on COVID 19 On the job and open for business: The United Nations in solidarity with the Caribbean on COVID-19 » back to top . Themes. Human Rights; Peace and Security; Climate Change; Refugees and Migrants; About UN; Sustainable Development Goals; Contact. The Secretary-General reaffirms that the United Nations will continue to support national efforts to advance peace and stability in the Central African Republic, working closely with the country's international partners. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. New York, 13 July 202 The Secretary-General remains concerned about the potential for violence in Burundi to escalate further. He reiterates his call for calm and restraint.The Secretary-General urges the Burundian authorities to abide by their international commitments with respect to human rights, including the right to peaceful assembly. He calls on the authorities to ensure that the securit UNITED NATIONS, March 17 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hopes for a positive outcome of the high-level meeting between the United States and China in Alaska, said his spokesman.
The United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) confirms that on 27 September 2019, a Mi-24 helicopter, with four Senegalese crew members on board, crashed while making an emergency landing due to bad weather near Bouar, in the west of the Central African Republic. Three peacekeepers were killed, while the fourt The Secretary-General welcomes the peaceful conduct of the second round of the Presidential election in Liberia. He commends the Government, political parties and people of Liberia for the orderly poll. Following consultations with relevant national stakeholders, the Secretary-General has requested former President Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria, a member of his High-leve
Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General on the terrorist attacks in Kenya and Somalia Tirus Wainaina 2019-06-17T09:34:05+00:00 The UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres condemns yesterday's attack in Wajir County, Kenya, in which at least eight police officers were killed and others were injured when their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device The Secretary-General is deeply saddened to learn of the death of former President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Benjamin William Mkapa. At this time of loss, the Secretary-General conveys his deepest condolences to the family of the former President as well as to the Government and people of the United Republic of Tanzania. Former President Mkapa was a statesman, a The Secretary-General calls on other countries to help fill the remaining financial gap, so that UNRWA can continue to provide this vital assistance, as well as a sense of hope this vulnerable population. Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. New York, 31 August 201 NEW YORK - The Secretary-General condemns the attack, claimed by the Taliban, on the city of Kunduz in northern Afghanistan today.Such attacks on civilians and civilian facilities are a clear violation of international human rights and humanitarian law. The assault on Kunduz follows a horrific attack by anti-Government elements on a volleyball game in Paktika province on 27 September, which. NEW YORK - The Secretary-General strongly condemns the attack today on a mosque being used as a voter registration center in Khost Province, Afghanistan. The Secretary-General extends his deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured. The Secretary-General extends his solidarity to Afghan citizens seeking to exercise thei Amid a recent clash between Indian and Chinese troops along the border in Sikkim, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres hopes that tensions that exist between the two countries could be dialled.