UN Chief Guterres’ New Year Message: Not an Appeal, a Red Alert for the World

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UN Chief Guterres’ New Year Message: Not an Appeal, a Red Alert for the World:

The year 2017 has witnessed numerous brutal conflicts, devastating natural disasters and a surge of nationalism. On the eve of 2018, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is urging the world to unite in order to reverse the daunting course of events.

The Secretary General started his annual New Year message to the international community by saying that unlike the previous year’s appeal, this time he is issuing “a red alert,” as the scale of the threat facing the world is unprecedented.

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