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Ban Ki-moon calls for ‘Olympic ceasefire’ during Summer Games in Rio
09:43, 27 July 2016
Ban Ki-moon calls for ‘Olympic ceasefire’ during Summer Games in Rio

UN Secretary General urges all parties to ongoing conflicts to lay down weapons for the period of Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil

09:43, 27 July 2016

Reuters

‘The Olympics and Paralympics celebrate the best of humanity. The IOC and the UN work closely together for harmony and peace. We’re calling on all warring parties to lay down their weapons and put aside their differences during the Games’, Ban Ki-moon said in his video address on the occasion.


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