Antonio Guterres



  • UN letter 2018-03-03 09:47

    In a letter to UN secretary general;

    Eliminating structural violence 'essential for peace'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (MNA) – A group of International professors and intellectuals in a letter sent by Mehr News Agency and Tehran Times newspaper called on the United Nations Secretary General to remove structural violence in international system in order to achieve true peace (Positive Peace).

  • UN Chief 2018-02-12 09:36

    UN Chief 'following closely' latest escalation in Syria

    NEW YORK , Feb. 12 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is following closely the latest escalation of hostilities in Syria and reminding all parties to the conflict that they have to adhere to the international law, Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN chief, said in a statement.

  • Africa 2018-01-27 15:09

    UN says world not at peace without African conflicts solved 

    ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 27 (MNA) –The United Nations on Saturday highlighted the importance of solving African conflicts to world peace and development.

  • African Union 2018-01-24 16:06

    Over 40 African leaders, UN chief to attend AU summit 

    ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Heads of states of more than 40 African nations and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will attend the 30th AU summit, an Ethiopian official said Wednesday.

  • African Union 2018-01-13 15:10

    African Union, UN demand end to hostilities in S Sudan

    NEW YORK, Jan. 13 (MNA) – The African Union and the United Nations demanded an end to the clashes in South Sudan and condemned the recent violations of the cessation of hostilities agreement through a joint statement.

  • آنتونیو گوترش 2018-01-09 11:22

    UN chief spokesman:

    Guterres resolute on backing JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General on Tuesday reaffirmed António Guterres’ unwavering position on supporting and continuing the 2015 Iran nuclear deal despite US lack of commitment.

  • guterres 2018-01-01 13:23

    UN chief issues ‘red alert’ for world

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – In his message on the New Year, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is calling for unity among the global community to tackle overwhelming challenges and defend values shared by all.

  • guterres 2017-12-30 08:44

    UN chief warns against global issues

    TEHRAN, Dec. 30 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in a New Year message on Friday expressed his deep concern over big dangers lurking around every corner in the world.

  •  António Guterres 2017-12-18 12:46

    UN chief:

    Germany rejects claims on Iran's bid to buy nuke tech

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – In his 2017 report on the implementation of UN resolution 2231, Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General, has rejected the previous US media reports saying Iran is violating the resolution.

  • آنتونیو گوترش- کراپ شده 2017-12-14 11:39

    UN chief urges US to honor obligations under Iran deal

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed support for the 2015 Iran deal from all the signatories except for the US, calling on Washington to also honor its obligations under the landmark agreement.

  • آنتونیو گوترش- کراپ شده 2017-12-11 09:50

    UN chief calls for new push to stop 'stupid war' in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Sunday for a renewed push to end the "stupid war" in Yemen waged by Saudi-led coalition that has killed more than 12,000 civilians since 2015.

  • UN SG 2017-12-10 14:45

    UN chief urges world to stand up for all human rights

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has urged people and leaders everywhere to stand up for all human rights - civil, political, economic, social and cultural - and for the values that underpin hopes for a fairer, safer and better world for all.

  • آنتونیو گوترش- کراپ شده 2017-12-04 08:28

    UN chief calls for end to all armed clashes, airstrikes in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called on the parties to the conflict in Yemen to cease all air and ground assaults.

  • UN chief 2017-11-17 17:04

    UN chief:

    Unity, solidarity, collaboration turn tide on terrorism

    NEW YORK, Nov. 17 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres stressed on Thursday that terrorism was fundamentally the denial and destruction of human rights, the UN News Center reported.

  • zarif 2017-11-13 23:07

    Zarif calls on intl. community to end senseless war in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – In his message on Monday to the UN Secretary-General António Guterres, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif asked the international community to get more responsibly and effectively engaged in ending the senseless war and establishing a ceasefire in Yemen.

  • Zarif expresses sorrow over death of former FM 2017-09-08 10:49

    Zarif calls for immediate intl. action to save Muslims in Myanmar

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – In a letter to the Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres, Iranian foreign minister called for immediate action by the international communities against organized violence against Muslims in Myanmar.

  • UN chief 2017-08-15 14:29

    UN chief condemns attacks on peacekeeping mission in Mali 

    NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned the attacks against the camps of the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali.

  • Alison Smale 2017-08-10 16:32

    Alison Smale of UK named new UN communications chief

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Alison Smale of the United Kingdom as the next Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations Department of Public Information.

  • مستند «نلسون ماندلا برای هميشه» 2017-07-19 10:22

    UN chief :

    World improving actions best tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on Nelson Mandela International Day, 18 July 2017, said the best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or in ceremonies, but actions that improve our world.

  •  António Guterres 2017-06-21 14:01

    UN Chief:

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

    TEHRAN, Jun. 21 (MNA) – 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.

  • UN SG 2017-06-20 23:54


    UN making effort to address conflict-related sexual violence causes

    TEHRAN, Jun. 20 (MNA) – UN Secy. Gen. Antonio Guterres in his message on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, 19 June 2017, said the UN is making every effort to address the root causes of conflict-related sexual violence by using preventive diplomacy, fostering peace building and development, encouraging national action, and ending gender discrimination.

  • UN Secretary General 2017-06-13 15:58

    UN SG supports UNRWA after criticism by Israeli regime

    NEW YORK, Jun. 13 (MNA) – 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.

  • zarif, António Guterres 2017-06-09 13:05

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

    TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) – 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.

  • آنتونیو گوترش- دبیرکل سازمان ملل متحد 2017-06-08 13:53

    UNSG condemns Tehran twin attacks

    TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (MNA) – UN Secretary General António Guterres slammed Tehran terrorist attacks in a phone call with Iranian envoy Gholamali Khoshroo.

  • Ocean 2017-06-07 15:41

    UN turns attention to water problems

    NEW YORK, Jun. 07 (MNA) – The United Nations was inundated on Tuesday by water issues: The Ocean Conference focused on rising, polluted seas while the Security Council examined the threat to international peace and security by conflicts involving fresh water that crosses borders.

  • UN secretary general 2017-06-07 13:17

    UN SG`s statement on 1967 Arab-Israeli war anniversary

    TEHRAN, Jun. 07 (MNA) – 5 June 2017 marks 50 years since the start of the 1967 Arab-Israeli war, which resulted in Israel’s occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem, Gaza and the Syrian Golan and the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians and Syrians.

  • UN secretary general 2017/05/30

    By: António Guterres

    Peacekeeping must adapt to new reality

    TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) – When I entered the United Nations Secretariat building for the first time as Secretary General in January, my first act was to lay a wreath honoring more than 3,500 United Nations staff who died in the service of peace.

  • عبور مهاجران 2017-05-28 09:25


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

    TEHRAN, May 28 (MNA) – The UN Migration Agency (IOM) said Friday that 1,530 migrants and refugees died crossing the Mediterranean in 2017.

  • rouhani 2017-05-24 12:16

    World leaders felicitate Rouhani on reelection

    TEHRAN, May 24 (MNA) – A number of international officials congratulated President Hassan Rouhani on his reelection as president of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  •  António Guterres 2017-05-22 16:03


    UN chief urges all sides to restore calm, stop violence

    NEW YORK, May 22 (MNA) – 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.