Press Release

16 February 2018
SG/SM/18900

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ address at the opening ceremony of the Munich Security Conference today:

16 February 2018
SG/A/1789-BIO/5062

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Martin Griffiths of the United Kingdom as his Special Envoy for Yemen.  Mr. Griffiths succeeds Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed of Mauritania, to whom the Secretary‑General is grateful for his commitment and dedicated service.

16 February 2018
PI/2223

The sixty-seventh volume of the Yearbook of the United Nations, which covers the Organization’s global activities in 2013, was released today online at https://unyearbook.un.org/.

16 February 2018
SG/SM/18899

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message on the Lunar New Year, today:

15 February 2018
SG/SM/18898-L/3275

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message at the event marking the twentieth anniversary of the International Criminal Court, in The Hague today:

15 February 2018
SG/SM/18897

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, in Bucharest today:

15 February 2018
SC/13211

On 15 February 2018, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolutions 1718 (2006) enacted the amendments specified with underline and strikethrough in the entry below on its 1718 Sanctions List of individuals and entities subject to the measures imposed by paragraphs 8(d) and 8 (e) of Security Council resolution 1718 adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations.

15 February 2018
SG/T/3203

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres arrived in Kuwait on Tuesday, 13 February, where he was to speak at the opening session of the Kuwait International Conference for the Reconstruction of Iraq the following day.  He was received at the airport by Abdullah al Matouq, Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization.

15 February 2018
SG/T/3202

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres departed New York on Tuesday, 6 February, for Seoul, where he arrived on Wednesday afternoon for an official visit to the Republic of Korea.

15 February 2018
SG/SM/18896

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres: