Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Two Early Front-runners Emerge in Race for UN Chief

Two clear front-runners have emerged from the pack of 12 candidates for the next U.N. Secretary General, according to diplomats with knowledge of the secret proceedings. Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres and Slovenia’s former president, Danilo Turk both garnered strong support from the U.N. Security Council’s 15 members in their first informal ballots on Thursday to select a new U.N. Secretary-General. The council, which recommends a finalist to the General Assembly...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter