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The United Nations (UN) was established after World War II with the aim of preventing future wars. The organization is financed by assessed and voluntary contributions from its member states.
The UN’s chief administrative officer is the Secretary-General, currently Portuguese politician and diplomat António Guterres, who began his five year-term on 1 January 2017.
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United Nations published this video item, entitled “15 Members Elected to Human Rights Council to start Jan 2021 – General Assembly” – below is their description.
Having obtained the required majority and the largest number of votes of the members of the General Assembly, the following 15 States have been elected members of the Human Rights Council for a three-year term of office beginning on 1 January 2021: Bolivia (Plurinational State of), China, Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, France, Gabon, Malawi, Mexico, Nepal, Pakistan, the Russian Federation, Senegal, Ukraine, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Uzbekistan.United Nations YouTube Channel
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