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UNSC President France CAR Crocodile Tears While Silent on UN Rapes and Censor Guterres

By Matthew Russell Lee, Patreon Periscope
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UN GATE, June 22 – In the United Nations from which SG Antonio Guterres has banned Inner City Press 720 days for asking about his complicity in the killing of civilians in Cameroon and their mass imprisonment by China in Xinjiang, on June 1 French Ambassador Nicolas de Riviere (and July's president German Ambassador Christoph Heusgen) held a censored online press conference about the coming month(s) in the Security Council.

  Now on June 22, with France still silent on its ally Cameroon killing journalist Sam Wazizi (French UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric de la Riviere won't even take the questions, including about his role in working with Sri Lanka war criminal Palitha Kohona and UNCA to oust Inner City Press, story here, Kohona here), this was put out by Nicolas de Riviere on Central African Republic: "The members of the Security Council expressed their solidarity with the government and the people of the Central African Republic in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and expressed their support to the efforts to respond to the pandemic in the country. They also welcomed MINUSCA’s efforts to continue delivering on its mandate while ensuring the safety and security of its personnel.     They welcomed the progress made in the implementation of the Political Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in the CAR and commended the efforts of the CAR authorities in this regard. They also welcomed the commitment of the African Union and the ECCAS, as guarantors of the Agreement, in facilitating its implementation and encouraged their continued support to the peace process.      They strongly condemned violations of the Agreement committed by some armed groups, including attacks against civilians." France left CAR without roads and with an extremely low literacy rate, while selling "Emperor" Bokassa millions of dollars of fur capes and Faberge eggs. Nothing on UN peacekeepers' rapes in CAR, including of children, just like on June 19 not a word about the cholera the UN brought, killing 10,000 Haitians.  We'll have more on this. Here was Inner City Press' video when it covered the Security Council's mid 2017 trip to Haiti, before it was roughed up by corrupt Guterres' UN Security and banned now 717 days.

  On June 1 they took questions only from pre-screened in-house correspondents, ignoring or even pretending not to see a question about Cameroon by Inner City Press. Twitter here, Periscope here.

 Neither said a word about the slaughter in Cameroon; they did not answer Inner City Press on-line question about new cases of UN sex abuse, including a child rape in South Sudan by UNMISS data dumped by the UN on June 1.

  The Program belatedly went up - with countries on which the two ambassadors ignored and censored questions: DRC, Mali, South Sudan. We'll have more on this.

  Back on February 3, before Coronavirus hit New York (but after the first cases covered up in Wuhan in December 2019) Belgian Ambassador Marc Pecsteen de Buytswerve held an in person but also friends-only press conference about his upcoming month as Security Council president, with few questions on Africa. Program of Work tweeted by Inner City Press here.

  Belgium, of course, oversaw the colonialism and killing in the Congo. Its mission to the UN,in 2018 and since, did not respond to Inner City Press' formal communications about Guterres having it roughed up and banned. Still the Mission and Ambassador pontificate about press freedom and even the safety of journalists.

  The next, such as it was, is that Jared Kushner will brief the Security Council behind closed doors on February 6 at noon, when Guterres' spokes- / hatchetman Stephane Dujarric holds his noon briefing will refusing all questions from Inner City Press despite an on camera promise.

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