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Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near‑verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

**Secretary-General’s Travels

Travel announcement:  The Secretary‑General will travel to Washington, DC later today, where on Friday he …

Bassil, Estonian Defense Minister tackle Syrian refugee crisis

NNA – Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Gebran Bassil, on Wednesday afternoon met with Estonian Defense Minister, Juri Luiq, in the presence of Estonian Honorary Consul Fouad Fadel.

Talks reportedly touched on the Syrian refugee crisis …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near‑verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

**Somalia

This morning at the Africa Event, the Secretary‑General expressed his solidarity with the people of Somalia …

Governments Must Regulate Extra-Custodial Use of Force to Prevent Torture within National Jurisdictions, Special Rapporteur Tells Third Committee

The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) discussed the prohibition of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment with mandate-holders and treaty body representatives today, as it opened broader debate on the …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Deputy Secretary-General’s Travels

The Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, will be travelling tomorrow to, to participate in the …

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