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Portugal’s Guterres strengthens lead in race to be UN chief

Portugal’s Guterres strengthens lead in race to be UN chief

🕔22:22, 9.Sep 2016

UNITED NATIONS:Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres on Friday strengthened his lead in the race to become the next secretary-general of the United Nations following a fourth straw poll by the UN Security Council, diplomats said.

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Portugal’s Antonio Guterres takes lead in first-round vote for UN chief

Portugal’s Antonio Guterres takes lead in first-round vote for UN chief

🕔00:35, 22.Jul 2016

UNITED NATIONS: Antonio Guterres, Portugal’s former prime minister who was the UN’s refugee chief for 10 years, took the lead in the first straw poll vote on Thursday to pick the next UN secretary-general, diplomats said.

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UN to begin secret voting for next secretary-general in July

UN to begin secret voting for next secretary-general in July

🕔13:17, 16.Jun 2016

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council will begin on July 21 the first of many expected rounds of secret “straw poll” voting to choose the next secretary-general to lead the world body.

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UN High Commissioner for Refugees praises Pakistan effort for hosting refugee population

UN High Commissioner for Refugees praises Pakistan effort for hosting refugee population

🕔15:47, 22.Jun 2015

ISLAMABAD: The UN High Commissioner for Refugees, António Guterres, called on Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, at the Foreign Office today.

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