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The UN chief has expressed concern over Sri Lankan political turmoil and emphasised the "utmost importance" of respecting the democratic processes in the island nation.
Antonio Guterres said that he has full faith that Somalis will not be deterred in their efforts for lasting peace and political stability.
A constitutional crisis has gripped Lanka since President Mathripala Sirisena's sacked Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday, and appointed former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa as the new PM.
At least 61 people were killed and 72 injured on Friday evening after a crowd of Dussehra revellers that had spilled onto railway tracks while watching burning of Ravana effigy was run over by train.
Responding to the resignation, First Daughter Ivanka Trump tweeted that Haley has served America with dignity and distinction.
Modi, along with French President Emmanuel Macron, was named for this year's 'Champions of Earth' award by UNEP under the Policy Leadership category.
PM Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron were jointly awarded the UN's highest environmental honour for their pioneering work in championing the International Solar Alliance.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday asserted that it is ‘impossible’ to build a multipolar world without a very relevant role of India.
The amount was used to build toilets for the poor living along the banks of the Ganges.
Ahead of his visit, Guterres had said that India was an important partner of the UN in countering terrorism and preventing violent extremism.
India on Monday played down UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres remark on Kashmir as he arrived in New Delhi on a four-day official visit, accompanied by a six-member delegation.
Separatist leaders write to UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres on Kashmir issue ahead of his India visit
The UN secretary-general will be on a three-day visit to India from Monday.
The UN chief will be in India October 1 to 3 during when he will meet with President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj.
The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy provides a solid framework for such joint action, while also calling upon all States to respect international humanitarian and human rights law.
The two leaders discussed the upcoming parliamentary elections in Afghanistan, prospects for peace negotiations and regional dynamics.