Biden hosts climate meeting amid high pressure on gas prices

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden, who has recently focused on increasing oil production to reduce rising gas priceswill pay attention to climate change Friday when he convenes a virtual meeting of some of the world’s biggest economies. Participants will include China, Germany, Saudi Arabia, the UK and the EU. Also in attendance will be Egypt, … Read more

António Guterres warns of the repercussions of the Ukrainian crisis on the world

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday that the repercussions of the Russian military operation in Ukraine for the world are worsening and that it has affected 1.6 billion people.Presenting the second United Nations report on the consequences of the crisis, the Secretary-General said: “Its impact on food security, energy and finance is global, … Read more

At memorial session at United Nations, Guterres calls for drawing on experience and wisdom from late Sheikh Khalifa’s biography

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has renewed his condolences to the government and people of the United Arab Emirates on the passing of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. humanitarian, development and multilateral humanitarian positions and achievements, which rested on the foundations laid by the founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan … Read more

United Nations: Hezbollah’s military capabilities are a matter of grave concern

New York (agencies) United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the maintenance of large and sophisticated military capabilities by the Hezbollah terrorist militia outside the control of the Lebanese government remains a source of serious concern.In a new report to the Security Council, Guterres urged the Lebanese authorities to step up their efforts to monopolize the … Read more

Guterres presents initiative for African countries

On Sunday, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres presented an initiative for African countries to help their economies recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and overcome the effects of the military operation in Ukraine.

Afghanistan: UN chief urges international community to create conditions for injection of money into Afghanistan

KABUL: Expressing concern over the lack of cash in Afghanistan, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the international community to create conditions conducive to injecting cash into the economy of the war-torn country. war, according to a media. António Guterres’ remarks came during a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow … Read more

Guterres: Meeting with Putin was ‘very useful’

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called his face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin “extremely useful”. António Guterres, who is due to meet Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday, said his message had not changed since the start of the conflict, namely that “The Russian attack is a violation of the UN Charter and must end … Read more

azovstal: Mobilization of a team to coordinate the evacuation of civilians near the Azovstal factory in Mariupol : UN

NEW YORK: The United Nations is currently in talks with Moscow and Kyiv to develop a framework for the evacuation of civilians in Ukraine, deputy UN spokesman Farhan Haq said on Wednesday, adding that their Coordination Office of Humanitarian Affairs mobilizes a team for the evacuation of civilians near the Azovstal factory in Mariupol. “Following … Read more

Guterres arrives in Ukraine

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced on Wednesday that he had arrived in Ukraine, the day after meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, where he sought to persuade him to establish humanitarian corridors in Ukraine. to evacuate civilians caught in the conflict. In Ukraine after my visit to Moscow. We will continue our work … Read more

UN chief urges 4-day Easter ‘pause’ in fighting in Ukraine

UNITED NATIONS — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed on Tuesday for a halt in fighting in Ukraine during Orthodox Christians’ Holy Week, invoking Easter to plead for a four-day “pause” to allow humanitarian aid and evacuations. Noting that the Easter season is coming amid an intensifying Russian offensive in eastern Ukraine, the UN chief said … Read more