UN Secretary General visits country to attend fifth anniversary of peace agreement
Madrid, 23 (Europe Press)
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has hailed Colombia as a “peace-building country” and praised its population for its “generosity” in welcoming Venezuelan immigrants.
“In a world that unfortunately sees so many conflicts, it is very important to move to a country where peace is built,” Guterres said when he arrived in Colombia on Monday to attend the fifth anniversary of the former FARC peace agreements. Gorilla.
“I would like to pay tribute to the government and the Colombian people for their immense generosity, with more than two million Venezuelans staying in Colombia and receiving temporary protection status. This is an example to be followed in many parts of the world.
Thus, Guterres embarks on a two-day trip to Colombia, where he will oversee the achievements of the final agreement and the implementation of the peace with legal policy, and he will be able to “verify” these developments in the Ureba region. Colombian President Ivan Duque explained in a post on social media.
He will also meet senior government officials; With leaders of a comprehensive organization of truth, justice, compensation and non-repetition; Representatives of civil society, as well as leaders of the ‘Communes’ party, former members of the FARC, described Karakal Radio.
For his part, Guterres’ spokesman Stephen Dujarric announced that the Secretary-General would attend the fifth anniversary celebrations this Tuesday, organized by the Colombian administration in Abardo.