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U.N. gathering of world leaders unlikely to be 'business as usual'

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations is looking at different ways to hold its 75th annual

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UN chief urges peaceful US protests, calls on leaders to listen, show restraint - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urges Americans protesting racial inequities and excessive police force to do so peacefully and calls on US leaders and authorities to listen to them and show restraint, UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said on Monday.

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Cyclone Amphan: UN lauds BD, India for keeping people safe

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appreciated Bangladesh and India for their efforts to keep people safe well ahead of cyclone Amphan that affected badly both the countries. The Secretary-General commended the governments, first responders and communities for their pre-emptive work to make people safe ahead of the storm and meet their immediate needs afterwards. The United Nations stands ready to support these efforts, said Spokesman for the Secretary-General Stephane Dujarric. ...

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WFP appeals for $320m to help most vulnerable in Bangladesh

World Food Programme (WFP) has warned that coronavirus threatens to reverse development gains made by Bangladesh in the last 50 years and has appealed for $320 million to help the most vulnerable. The World Food Programme, for its part, issued an urgent call for $320 million to provide food and cash transfers to the most vulnerable families in Bangladesh in the midst of the pandemic, said Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. Some $200 million of this funding is required for...

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