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On Guinea Bissau Inner City Press Asked UN Guterres No Answer Now Empty Statement Fail

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UN GATE, Dec 31 –  Inner City Press back on February 25 asked UN Sec-Gen Antonio Guterres who along with his son Pedro has undisclosed business links throughout the Lusophone world about the problems in Guinea Bissau. No answer at all, from Guterres who has not only banned Inner City Press from the UN since 3 July 2018 but even banned it from his  softball Q&A at The New School.

  Inner City Press asked, in writing and then online: "February 25-2: On Guinea Bissau, what are the comments and actions if any of SG Guterres on that Umaro Embaló has confirmed that he’s going to take the oath of office this Thursday as President of Guinea-Bissau. The dispute between the National Electoral Commission, which declared Embaló as the winner of the Presidential elections, and the Supreme Court enters now its third month without any clear signs of stabilization." Nothing. No answer despite an on camera faux promise that despite ouster the Press would be answered, here.

  Now on Dec 31 from his deputy censor and spokesman Farhan Haq, this: "The Secretary-General notes the closure today of the United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS), which has completed its mandate in keeping with Security Council resolution 2512 of 28 February 2020.       The Secretary-General extends his appreciation to the Government and the people of Guinea-Bissau for their strong partnership with UNIOGBIS and the broader United Nations system. He commends all regional and international partners for their unwavering commitment and contribution to peace and stability in Guinea-Bissau, as well as for their solid partnership with UNIOGBIS.       The Secretary-General expresses his deep gratitude to the leadership and staff of UNIOGBIS, past and present, for their tireless efforts and dedication in implementing the Mission's mandate despite the challenging political environment.       The Secretary-General reaffirms the continued commitment of the United Nations to accompany the people and Government of Guinea-Bissau in their efforts to fully implement the urgent reforms outlined in the ECOWAS Roadmap and the Conakry Agreement, as well as to achieve sustainable peace and development in the country.       Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General   New York, 31 December 2020." This while Haq does not work, answers no questions while taking public money, and Guterres is on vacation in Lisbon, violating New York quarantine guidance. They are corrupt.

  Inner City Press also asked, as to Guterres' murky Lusophone connections:

February 25-5: On corruption and Angola, on which you refused to answer yesterday, what are the comments and actions if any of SG Guterres on the Luanda Leaks exposure of Isabel dos Santos of Angola, and as Inner City Press has repeatedly asked, what are his comments and action on the repeated retweeting of Isabel dos Santos' denials by his close staffer Aguinaldo Baptista? After, for example, exposure of the corrupt urban development project near Luanda for which some 3,000 families were driven from their homes to make way for the development? And now after The Portuguese bank EuroBic has announced it will end its business relationship with Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos. 

February 25-6: Immediately describe the role of Angola and the dos Santos family in the campaign of Antonio Guterres to become UNSG. 

  No second term - #DumpGuterres.

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