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Citing 5 Million COVID Dead UN Guterres After No-Vax UNGA Virtue Signals from UK

By Matthew Russell Lee, Patreon
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UN GATE, Nov 1 – Many millions of people have been impacted not only by COVID-19 but by deaths caused by it. And many expressions of sorrow and outrage and vows to fight the pandemic are sincere. This is not the case, however, for the United Nations and its Secretary General Antonio Guterres. He is an opportunistic hypocrite.

  At the height of the pandemic in New York City, Guterres personal bodyguards kept their gym open in UN Headquarters, against all local rules. By September 2021, when NYC was checking vaccination status and firing public employees, Guterres held an "honor system" General Assembly where Bolsonaro of Brazil came and tested positive, and a P5 spokesman got sick.

  In South Sudan it was worse: Guterres' envoy flew in infected Europeans then flew then out again, against travel protocols. Local UN staff were left without social distancing on busses, as Inner City Press exposed based on complaints to its from UNMISS whistleblowers. The UN refused to take questions. Guterres kept Inner City Press banned from each and every briefing.

 After all this, this: "Today, the human family crosses a painful new threshold — five million lives lost to COVID-19.      These are not numbers on a page.  They are mothers and fathers.  Brothers and sisters.  Daughters and sons.  Family, friends and colleagues.  Lives cut short by a merciless virus that respects no borders.     This devastating milestone reminds us that we are failing much of the world.  While wealthy countries are rolling-out third doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, only about five per cent of people in Africa are fully vaccinated.     António Guterres  Glasgow, UK  1 November 2021." What a fraud, as on climate. Guterres is a diplomatic opportunist; his regime of censorship must end.

Each day, the current United Nations gets worse. Usually we focus on Secretary General Antonio Guterres moving from concealing his links to UN briber CEFC China Energy to banning the Press that asks, to failures on Sri Lanka, Cameroon, Haiti, Honduras (JOH) & Nigeria (Nnamdi & Igboho).

 But today the UN loses a journalist of integrity, Apostolis Zoupaniotis, retiring to return to Greece. Even after the UN in retaliation threw Inner City Press out of its UN office, Apostolis offered the use of his cubicle.

  By contrast the insiders of the UN Correspondents Association, while purporting to praise this journalist among with UN Spokesman Stephane Dujarric on three week vacation in Greece, have neither responded to or offered any explanation when a lawyer's letter - to each UNCA Executive Committee member - urged them to have a dialogue about ending the UN's banning and censorship of Inner City Press.

The letter was received by the UN's Melissa Fleming, Maria Luiza Vioti and Tal Mekel and to each UNCA Executive Board member, to them citing UNCA's stated goals that it has a charter to supposedly uphold.

What's next? Since the letter, Inner City Press has published exclusive stories not only from the U.S. court systems but about the United Nations, including its agencies UNOPS, UNFPA, UNITAR and UNESCO. (Also credited in AP, Daily Mail, and Nigeria's Sahara Reporters, amid answers from the IMF.)

But none of its written questions have been answered by the UN Spokespeople, and it remains banned from entry to the UN's briefings. This must end.   

 Having asked for a colleagial discussion, and while still offering it, things must turn to the law. UNCA is a New York State non-profit which has not only not abided by its stated goals - it has tortiously interfered with a journalist's right to cover the United Nations.    The United Nations itself propounds Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and has other legal duties that must be addressed by national courts, particularly in the UN's host country... 

Those in receipt of the first, friendly letter:,,,,  and UNCA
Valeria Robecco, ANSA News Agency, Nabil Abi Saab, Al-Araby, Jianguo Ma, Xinhua News Agency, Edith Lederer, Associated, Giampaolo Pioli, Quotidiano, Linda Fasulo, Ibtisam Azem, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed Newspaper, Ali Barada, France 24, Asharq Al-Awsat; Oscar Bolanos, OMB News, Sherwin Bryce-Pease, SABC South Africa - Alexander Hassanein, The Tokyo Shimbun, Maria Khrenova, TASS, Philippe Rater, Agence France-Presse, Kaori Yoshida, Nikkei, Betul Yuruk, Anadolu Agency at,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

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