9th Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. António Guterres will take his Oath

9th-secretary-general-of-un-mr-antonio-guterresThe 9th Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. António Guterres, will take his Oath of Office today, Monday, 12 December 2016 at a special plenary meeting of the General Assembly beginning at 10:00 a.m. (New York Time) in the United Nations General Assembly Hall in New York.

UN Web TV Live streaming of taking of the oath by the Secretary-General-designate António Guterres – 12 December 2016

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TUNE IN – The event will start at 10:00am and end at 11:30am (estimated) New York time on Monday 12th December 2016.

Please find following the new direct links in all official 6 Languages for the UN Web TV Live streaming of taking of the oath by the Secretary-General-designate António Guterres.

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Today  the , 12th December 2016.

Do not miss it….

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