Portugal’s ex-prime minister Guterres poised to become next UN secretary-general

Portugal’s ex-prime minister Guterres poised to become next UN secretary-general

The Security Council unanimously agreed Wednesday that Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres should be the next secretary-general of the United Nations. Russia’s U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin made the announcement to reporters surrounded by the 14 other council ambassadors after they held a sixth informal poll of the 10 candidates behind closed doors. Churkin announced […]

Portugal’s Ronaldo wins UEFA award for best player in Europe

Portugal’s Ronaldo wins UEFA award for best player in Europe

Cristiano Ronaldo has won UEFA’s award as the best player in Europe last season after helping Portugal to win the European Championship and having another stellar campaign for Real Madrid. Ronaldo, a favorite for a fourth world player of the year award, beat club teammate Gareth Bale of Wales and Atletico Madrid’s France star Antoine […]