Tag: UNSG Antonio Guterres

Polisario uses civilians as human shields – UN chief says

October 4, 2021

UN Secretary General Antonio Gueterres mentioned in a recent report that Polisario militiamen used civilians as a human shield during a three-week blockade of a ... Read More

Sahara: UN Chief determined to find successor to Horst Köhler

April 26, 2021

The UN Secretary General is determined to find a new UN Sahara envoy in replacement of German Horst Köhler who stepped down in May 2019 ... Read More

Morocco briefs Security Council on latest developments in Guerguarat

November 26, 2020

Morocco’s Permanent Representative to the UN has briefed the Security Council on the latest developments in the Southern Moroccan border post of Guerguarat and the ... Read More

UNSG reaffirms Algeria’s role in Sahara issue, preeminence of Morocco’s autonomy initiative

August 29, 2020

The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has recently submitted a report on the Sahara issue to the UN General Assembly, covering the period from 2011 ... Read More

Morocco supports EU Coronavirus Global Response with €3 million

May 31, 2020

Morocco, which is one of the 15 partner countries from outside the EU of the Coronavirus Global Response campaign launched by the European Commission, has ... Read More

Moroccan businesswoman joins UN Alliance to rev up sustainable development investments

October 20, 2019

In a bid to scale up investment efforts to reach sustainable development targets, the UN Secretary General last week launched a UN-supported coalition of 30 ... Read More

UN Secretary-General “outraged” by attack on Malian village; calls for dialogue

June 11, 2019

The UN Secretary-General said he was “outraged” by the “barbaric” attack on Sobanou-Kou village in central Mali that killed at least 95 civilians, including women ... Read More

Libya: UN Calls for Humanitarian Truce, Peace Talks

April 9, 2019

The UN mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has urged all parties to observe humanitarian truce in the suburbs of Tripoli to evacuate civilians and those wounded ... Read More

Sahara: Moussa Faki Reaffirms AU Support to UN Process

April 4, 2019

Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has reaffirmed the African Union’s full backing to the decision adopted by the African summit of ... Read More

UN Chief: Sahara Settlement Requires Strong Political Will

April 2, 2019

The resolution of the Sahara conflict would require “strong political will, not just from the parties and neighboring states, but also from the international community”, ... Read More