Pakistan's support for Guterres was conveyed to him by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, who held a telephone conversation with the UN chief on Thursday.
In a significant move to ease tension, the militaries of India and Pakistan said on Thursday that they have agreed to strictly observe all agreements on the ceasefire along the Line of Control.
Saturday marked the deadliest day since the February 1 coup, with two people killed after security forces fired on a rally in Mandalay and a third man shot dead in Yangon.
10 nations administered 75% of vaccination, 130 countries have not received a single dose: UN chief hits out
Guterres called for an urgent Global Vaccination Plan to bring together those with the power to ensure fair vaccine distribution -- scientists, vaccine producers and those who can fund the effort.
Guterres's first term ends on December 31 this year and the term of the next Secretary-General will begin on January 1, 2022.
Guterres said the global body's "central objective" this year is to get countries and companies responsible for 90 per cent of the world's man-made emissions to set credible deadlines.
Antonio Guterres says UN stands ready to contribute to ongoing rescue and assistance efforts in Uttarakhand
The Secretary-General expresses his deep condolences to the families of the victims and to the people and Government of India.
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, whose current term expires on Dec.31, announced last month that he is seeking a second five-year term.
United States and Australia also demanded Myanmar's army immediately release de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Antonio Guterres said he does not think “we can live in a world where too much power is given to a reduced number of companies"
Any military confrontation between India, Pakistan would be disaster of unmitigated proportion:UN chief
Guterres was responding to a question by a Pakistani journalist on tensions between India and Pakistan over the situation in Kashmir.
Guterres, 71, received the first dose of the Moderna vaccine at a New York City public school Thursday.
India's envoy to the UN Ambassador TS Tirumurti highlighted India's constructive role in the context of peacebuilding through its extensive development partnership in developing countries.
The Samkyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 41 farmer unions, is leading the protest against the three central farm laws at several border points of Delhi.
In a special address at the World Economic Forum's online Davos Agenda Summit, Antonio Guterres said if there is one word that sums up the world today, that is 'fragility'.