Antonio Guterres, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees speaks during a press conference at the Launch of the Regional Flash Appeal Following recent events in Libyan Arab Jamahiri

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned about fighting in southwestern Syria which, he said, has displaced thousands of civilians and poses a threat to regional security, according to his spokesman.

“The Secretary-General is gravely concerned by the recent military escalation, including ground offensives and aerial bombardments, in southwestern Syria,” Stephane Dujarric said in a statement.

The United Nations estimates that the fighting near the border with Jordan and Israel-occupied Golan Heights has forced thousands of civilians to flee, with many moving toward Jordan.

“The Secretary-General is also concerned at the significant risks these offensives pose to regional security,” his spokesman said. “He calls for an immediate end to the current military escalation and urges all stakeholders to respect their obligations.”

Moreover, Antonio Guterres also called for an instant end to the military escalation in the embattled region.

“The attacks have resulted in the displacement of thousands of civilians, the majority of whom are moving towards the Jordanian border,” Stephane Dujarric emphasized in a statement.

US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert issued a statement on Thursday citing reports of an offensive by the Syrian government in the southwest and warning against incursions into the Daraa, Quneitra and Suwayda ceasefire zones, agreed by the United States, Russia and Jordan.
Source: Sputnik
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Mr Gutierres should ask for the immediate retreat of the US/Zionist and co foreign Western colonialist imperialist invasion and occupation forces from Syria. Syria is defending its own sovereignty and territorial integrity. Go Syria and free every inch of your country from the Zio/Nazi foreign invaders and occupiers of your sacred land.

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idiot.

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I deeply suspect a “gas attack” will be launched by “Assad’s regime” very soon. Scenario is always the same. Jordanian king is coming home. Theater to be continued…

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We didn’t see you worry over repeated attacks and bombing of civilians by the US which resulted in so much death and destruction. We didn’t see you worry over the genocide of Yemenis by Saudis and Emiratis with the help from the US, UK and France. You didn’t seem to be worried when Israeli warplanes and missiles blew up civilians and soldiers in Syria and Lebanon. You didn’t ask the US to immediately stop the bombings of Raqqa and Musol and other cities which they razed to the ground and murdered their residents. So kindly shut up and let the… Read more »

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How “thoughtful ” ! And what about thousands of Palestinian civilians that have to flee their country or, are displaced ? What about Israeli sniping Palestinian kids ? Will they ever speak about these crimes ?
Apartheid, Stolen Lives and Land.. — https://www.globalresearch.ca/palestine-apartheid-stolen-lives-and-land-history-erased-united-nations-deaf-mute/5601586