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Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that his meeting with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres tackled various regional and global issues including the developments in Libya, Yemen and Syria.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the need for a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he met on Saturday with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.
Guterres' remarks came during his meeting with Egypt's Permanent Representative to the UN in New York Ambassador Mohamed Idris
He added that COVID-19 has triggered a global recession that has exposed deep-seated inequalities and vulnerabilities.
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al Sisi discussed, Thursday in a phone call with UN Secretary-General Guterres the developments in the Palestinian territories in light of the recent escalation.
“We have reached a moment of truth. In 2021 we must address these fragilities and put the world on track”, he stated.
The U.N. chief said at least 40 million children worldwide have missed out on education in their critical preschool year.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry discussed with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, Friday the situation in Libya,
The UN secretary general also affirmed the international organization’s keenness on enhancing the relation with Egypt to help bring peace and stability to the region.
The world will mark on Wednesday the International Migrants Day under the theme of "We Together."
Egypt is taking part in the UN Climate Action Summit, which is due to kick off Monday at 4 p.m. local time.
“I told leaders not to come with fancy speeches, but with concrete commitments, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Wednesday during a press conference about the 74th UNGA.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed deep concern over the weekend's deadly incidents in Ethiopia, said his spokesman.
The UN chief departed Egypt for Libya, concluding his two-day visit to Cairo, during which he met with President Sisi and high-level officials.
During their meeting, Shoukri said that Egypt will continue its cooperation with the United Nations in this regard, through the implementation of the relevant resolutions of the UN General Assembly.
“On World Autism Awareness Day, we speak out against discrimination and celebrate the diversity of our global community," UN secretary-general said on Monday.
Guterres stressed that the Arab region seeks to achieve peace and stability, asserting that the main goal of the UN agenda is to support the Arab world's aspirations.
Egypt is looking forward to a quantum leap in the strategic partnership between the African Union (AU) and the UN, said President Abdel Fattah al Sisi.
President Sisi met on Tuesday with UN Secretary-General António Guterres on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York.