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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 “UN Chief Press Conference Ahead of 75th UN General Assembly (16 September 2020)” – below is their description.
Join UN Chief @antonioguterres for his press briefing ahead of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly. The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will be talking about #COVID19, Climate Action & conflicts around the world and respond to the questions of the media around the world. United Nations website: https://www.un.org/United Nations YouTube Channel
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The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security.
At its founding, the UN had 51 member states; with the addition of South Sudan in 2011, membership is now 193, representing almost all of the world’s sovereign states.