COVID-19: ‘Game-changer for international peace and security’ – UN chief

The world has “entered a volatile and unstable new phase” in terms of the impact of COVID-19 on peace and security, the UN chief told a virtual meeting with world leaders on Wednesday. Terrorists are exploiting the hardships caused by COVID-19 to radicalize & recruit. Neo-Nazis, white supremacists, conspiracy theorists & others are stirring up division in the wake of the virus. There is an urgent need for global unity & solidarity against violent extremism.  More