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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 “Myanmar: Press Conference by Special Envoy of UN Secretary-General” – below is their description.
Press Conference by the Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General on #Myanmar, Christine Schraner Burgener.
Following the daily briefing by the Spokesperson for the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres.
UN Photo/Manuel Elías (UN7885862)
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António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres GCC GCL is a Portuguese politician and diplomat serving as the ninth secretary-general of the United Nations. A member of the Portuguese Socialist Party, he served as prime minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002.
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