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Antonio Guterres Is Poised To Be Next UN Secretary-General, Diplomats Say

UNITED NATIONS, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres is poised to become the next United Nations Secretary-General after none of the five U.N. Security Council veto powers voted against him in a sixth secret ballot on Wednesday, diplomats said. The 15-member Security Council cast secret ballots for each of the 10 candidates with the choices of encourage, discourage or no opinion.
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