UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres told Al Arabiya on Friday that he was deeply concerned about developments in Syria, saying the region was now in a cold war and there were no channels for calm. "The mechanisms and the safeguards to manage the risks of escalation that existed in the past no longer seem to be present", Guterres told the U.N. Security Council.
"The Cold War is back with a vengeance, but with a difference".
And he said the safeguards and mechanisms that managed the risk of escalation between the USA and the Soviet Union in the past "no longer seem to be present".
He said such threats are counter to the U.N. charter and that the United States is "unworthy" of a permanent seat at the Security Council.
He highlighted the Palestinian-Israeli divide, the Sunni-Shiite divide, which is evident from the Gulf to the Mediterranean.
However, he pointed out the danger of the situation prevailing in the middle East.
"This multiplicity of divides is reflected in a multiplicity of conflicts with different degrees of interconnection, several of them clearly linked to the threat of global terrorism", he said. "The UN Charter is very clear on these issues", Mr Guterres said in a statement issued by his spokesperson. He also reiterated his call for "an independent and transparent" investigation of the incidents.
He stressed that there is no military solution to the Syrian conflict. He said it is also "high time to end the Libyan conflict". "We have seen these types of things happen at the United Nations before, where suspicious countries, countries that run against everything that an individual committee should stand for, will then head up that committee". He singled out "recent confrontations between Iran and Israel in Syria".
The joint operation by the U.S. and its allies was in response to a suspected chemical attack in the city of Douma last week. She also accused the Assad government of using chemical weapons on its own citizens on at least 50 occasions, and added that Russian Federation failed to uphold a 2013 agreement by which Syria would dispose of all its chemical weapons.
The measure would provide for the creation of an inquiry to identify perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks, allow access for aid convoys and re-launch stalled peace talks in Geneva, French diplomats said. "Increasing tensions and the inability to reach a compromise in the establishment of an accountability mechanism threaten to lead to a full-blown military escalation".
The last round of games in the Ligue 1 season are scheduled for May 19, but Neymar faces a race against time to play any part. In quotes reported on the club's Twitter feed, Emery said: " Neymar is close to a return after the latest tests".
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Y en la campaña 2000/01, el Bayern eliminó al Madrid en semifinales y ganó la Champions esa campaña contra el Valencia en Milán. De otro lado, en la Roma ya se mentalizan para el decisivo cotejo ante el equipazo de Mohamed Salah y Roberto Firmino.
Some of their hometowns weren't immediately available, but police said the victims' families have been notified. The plane was reportedly heading to Bechar, in the southwest of the country near the border with Morocco.
Fotografía captada por el fotógrafo Ivor Prickett , ganador del primer premio de la categoría 'General News - Stories'. Además, estaban los saqueadores y delincuentes, también al acecho de los costosos equipos de los fotógrafos.
The Jewish state eventually claimed the man killed, Yasser Murtaja, was a paid member of Hamas, but produced no evidence. They burned tires to create a shield of a black foggy smoke. they also burned Israeli flags and raised Palestinian ones.
Connectivity-wise, you can expect dual-SIM card slot, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and a 3.5mm audio port. That leak showed us what these smartphones look like while also revealing details about the underlying hardware.
El vacío moral de EEUU no puede ser una referencia para los países de América Latina y el Caribe, declaró este sábado el canciller de Cuba , Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, en respuesta al vicepresidente de EEUU, Mike Pence.
So I texted Quavo and said can you back me up on this because what do I have to lie about and he didn't back me up. Quavo caught the ire of Nicki Minaj this past week for his supposed involvement in a conspiracy to repress her.
Finally, there's a medal for Ghana at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast , Australia and it came from a likely source. The Cameroonian athletes on the Gold Coast also have the right to apply for asylum.
Poulter grabs one-stroke lead at Hilton Head
American DeChambeau earned a one-stroke lead after 36 holes thanks to an eagle and seven birdies at Harbour Town in SC on Friday. But I certainly am moving in the right direction, figuring a lot of great things out that's helping me on the golf course".
Vigilarán elecciones observadores de OEA
La inauguración de la VIII Cumbre de las Américas está prevista para mañana viernes en esta capital. Solo nos hemos retirado del acto inaugural, no tiene que ver con la realización de la Cumbre .