Press Release

22 January 2021
BIO/5366

The new Permanent Representative of South Africa to the United Nations, Mathu Joyini, presented her credentials to the Secretariat today.

22 January 2021
SC/14421

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Tarek Ladeb (Tunisia):

22 January 2021
SC/14420

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Tarek Ladeb (Tunisia):

22 January 2021
SG/SM/20550

Following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message on the occasion of the entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, today:

21 January 2021
DSG/SM/1535

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s message on the importance of domestic resource mobilization for the Sustainable Development Goals, at the opening of Nigeria’s tax dialogue, held today:

21 January 2021
SG/SM/20548

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

21 January 2021
SC/14418

The Head of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) appealed, during a videoconference meeting of the Security Council today, for the deployment of more peacekeepers in response to an upsurge in violence in the wake of presidential and legislative elections on 27 December.

21 January 2021
SG/SM/20549

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

20 January 2021
SC/14417

Syria is experiencing the calmest period of its decade-long conflict, but the political process has yet to deliver substantive results for the Syrian people nor a real vision for the future, the senior United Nations mediator for the conflict told the Security Council during a 20 January videoconference meeting.