Security President on COVID-19 in Humanitarian Situations – Media Stakeout (26 Jul 21)

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Informal comments to the media by Nicolas de Rivière, President of the Security Council for the month of July and Permanent Representative of France to the United Nations, on COVID -19 in humanitarian situations.

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