His Highness the Aga Khan meets with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres
18 October 2017
New York, USA - His Highness the Aga Khan met today with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres. His Highness will receive the United Nations Foundation's Global Leadership Award during this visit to New York City.
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