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Low-or middle-income countries host 84% of world refugees

Low-or middle-income countries host 84% of world refugees

TEHRAN, Jun. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message for World Refugee Day, 20 June 2017, said today, 84 per cent of the world’s refugees are hosted by low-or middle-income countries.World Refugee Day is an expression of solidarity with people who have been uprooted from their homes by war or persecution.  The latest figures from the...

UN SG supports UNRWA after criticism by Israeli regime

UN SG supports UNRWA after criticism by Israeli regime

NEW YORK, Jun. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guiterres ratified his support to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), after Benjamin Netanyahu called to dismantle it.In a statement, the secretary-general showed his concern about the public criticism to a UN agency that deals with 5,300,000 Palestinians in the West Bank, the Gaza...

Zarif, UN chief discuss Tehran attacks, regional issues in Astana

Zarif, UN chief discuss Tehran attacks, regional issues in Astana

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – UN Secretary General António Guterres in a meeting with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Kazakhstan and condemned the terrorist attack in Tehran and sympathized with the Iranian government and nation.The two sides met in Astana on Thursday and exchanged views on international and regional issues, especially the situation in Syria, Iraq and Yemen. ...

UNSG condemns Tehran twin attacks

UNSG condemns Tehran twin attacks

TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (Press Shia) – UN Secretary General António Guterres slammed Tehran terrorist attacks in a phone call with Iranian envoy Gholamali Khoshroo.Extending his condolence and sympathy to Iranian nation and government, Guterres underlined that United Nations strongly and seriously denounces the attacks in Tehran. “UN is beside Iranian nation in fight against terrorism, which...

More than 1.5K migrants, refugees died crossing Mediterranean in 2017

More than 1.5K migrants, refugees died crossing Mediterranean in 2017

TEHRAN, May 28 (Press Shia) – The UN Migration Agency (IOM) said Friday that 1,530 migrants and refugees died crossing the Mediterranean in 2017.The IOM reports that 60,521 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea this year, with over 80 percent arriving in Italy and the remainder divided between Greece, Cyprus and Spain, said Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for UN...

World leaders felicitate Rouhani on reelection

World leaders felicitate Rouhani on reelection

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia) – A number of international officials congratulated President Hassan Rouhani on his reelection as president of the Islamic Republic of Iran.Speaking among reporters on Tuesday, Spokesperson for the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, Stephane Dujarric, submitted Guterres' felicitation to President Rouhani, saying he looks forward to continue working...

UN chief urges all sides to restore calm, stop violence

UN chief urges all sides to restore calm, stop violence

NEW YORK, May 22 (Press Shia Agency) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is deeply concerned about the military escalation at the Brak al-Shati air base in southern Libya and calls on all parties to exercise restraint and restore calm, the UN chief's spokesman said today."The Secretary-General is particularly disturbed by the high number of fatalities as well as reports of...

UN Chief calls for an end to all crackdowns against journalists

UN Chief calls for an end to all crackdowns against journalists

TEHRAN, May 03 (Press Shia Agency) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his message on World Press Freedom Day, 3 May 2017, called for an end to all crackdowns against journalists because a free press advances peace and justice for all.On the occasion of this year’s World Press Freedom Day, the United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has called for an end to the...

UN chief supports Astana’s efforts on reconciliation in Syria

UN chief supports Astana’s efforts on reconciliation in Syria

ASTANA, May 01 (Press Shia) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed full support to Astana’s efforts toward reconciliation in Syria as a step for the success of the Geneva talks ."During his meeting with Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov in New York, the UN chief expressed full support of Astana’s efforts toward reconciliation in Syria,” the Kazakh Foreign Ministry’s...

Assad receives congratulation cable from Guterres on Independence Day

Assad receives congratulation cable from Guterres on Independence Day

DAMASCUS, Apr. 24 (Press Shia) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received on Sunday a cable of congratulation from United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the occasion of Syria’s Independence Day.In this cable, Guterres expressed his warmest congratulations to the Syrian people and government on this occasion. He stressed that the world is living a time of great promise, but...

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