Global crises are no anomaly in recent history and multilateral institutions have generally emerged stronger in their wake.
Jorge Armenta had received threats and was under government protection, said the media watchdog group Reporters Without Borders (RSF).
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg discussed Covid-19 developments, situation in Syria and Libya.
In recent weeks in Afghanistan, militants have carried out several roadside bombings and rocket attacks in Kabul and other parts. Latest series of explosions appears to be the first coordinated effort for some months.
The resolution requests Secretary-General Antonio Guterres work with the World Health Organization and recommend options to ensure timely and equitable access to testing, medical supplies, drugs and future coronavirus vaccines for all in need.
In a statement the IOC said Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed that "Japan will continue to cover the costs it would have done under the terms of the existing agreement for 2020, and the IOC will continue to be responsible for its share of the costs.
Kashmiris skip obligatory prayers in mosques but hundreds attend funerals of insurgents.
The entire continent's promising outlook for 2020 will have to be revised.
The group, which brings together the world's largest economies, says they will provide a temporary halt to debt payments by poorer nations.
The International Monetary Fund says that beaten down by the coronavirus outbreak, the world economy in 2020 will suffer its worst year since the Great Depression of the 1930s, and Africa would get its share too.
World Bank says G20 and G7 are supportive of a call by the World Bank and International Monetary Fund for a temporary halt in debt payments.
According to diplomats, the UN Security Council will hold its first meeting over the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, after weeks of divisions among its five permanent members, diplomats said Monday.
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