World News in Brief: December 31

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In his New Year message, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the world is undergoing a stress test, as climate change is running fast, geo-political divisions are deepening, inequality is growing, and record numbers of people are moving in search of safety and protection. Despite such challenges, the UN chief said the United Nations will continue to bring people together to build bridges and create space for solutions in 2019.