Following a recommendation by the Security Council earlier this month, the United Nations General Assembly approved the Portuguese ambassador to the post on Friday.
Guterres had no official opposition, and his re-election was expected to be considered the most important step in appointing the head of the multilateral body, once approved by the council.
As he said earlier this year, it is an honor for him to continue to serve the company to achieve its objectives and achieve its objectives.
General Assembly Speaker Volkan Boskir expressed the strong support of member states to renew the appointment.
Similarly, through his official Twitter account, Guterres revealed that he has led the UN with honesty and integrity.
The Portuguese ambassador took over in January 2017 to replace Ban Ki-moon after a hotly contested race in October 2016 that initially included 13 candidates.
With extensive experience in the diplomatic field, Guterres served as Prime Minister of Portugal and served as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
In addition, during his years as Secretary-General, he joined the UN 75 years ago. The biggest challenge since its inception was to face what he considers: the Govt-19 epidemic.
The chairman of the United Nations is appointed by the legislature on the recommendation of the Security Council, and therefore this election is vetoed by any of the permanent members (Russia, China, the United States, France and the United Kingdom). Of that body. 15 members.
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