António Guterres on his appointment to a second term as UN chief – Media Stakeout (18 June 2021)

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    General Assembly Media Stakeout: UN Secretary-General António Guterres

    António Guterres was on Friday re-appointed to a second term as UN Secretary-General, pledging as his priority, to continue helping the world chart a course out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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