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Nelson Mandela day: Interview with UN secretary-general

Guterres delivered the 18th annual lecture marking the birthday of former South African President Nelson Mandela.

The United Nations secretary-general has delivered a stinging critique on inequality in the world, during a speech marking Nelson Mandela International Day.

Antonio Guterres says the world is at breaking point, and the coronavirus pandemic has exposed the deep divisions in society.

After his speech, he spoke to Al Jazeera’s James Bays.