Scene set for “Rwanda-like” genocide in South Sudan
A “surge in diplomacy for peace” is needed to limit human suffering across the world, according to the UN Secretary-General-Designate, António Guterres.
Mr Guterres was officially selected as the organization’s 9th Secretary-General on Thursday.
A strain of a virus which can lead to brain defects in newborns has been discovered for the first time in Africa, the UN has confirmed.
The Security Council has heard conflicting views on the situation in Burundi, including fears by the radical opposition that a genocide is in the making.