António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres, GCL GCC is a Portuguese politician who was Prime Minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002.
Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country on the Iberian Peninsula, in Southwestern Europe.
Prime Minister is the current title of the head of government of Portugal.
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He also served for a time as President of the Socialist International.
The Socialist International is a worldwide association of political parties, most of which seek to establish democratic socialism.
He served as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from June 2005 to December 2015.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, also known as the UN Refugee Agency, is a United Nations programme mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself and assists in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country.
In October 2016 the United Nations Security Council announced he will be the next United Nations Secretary General.
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