UN Chief on the Middle East and Palestine – Security Council open debate, 16 May 2021

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    Opening remarks by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations at the Security Council VTC open debate on the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question.

    Remarks: https://bit.ly/3fqmOpt

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