UN chief called for establishing “balance of power” in Security Council

Vastavam web: UN chief Antonio Guterres has called for establishing “balance of power” in the Security Council to make the world body more “democratic”.Speaking at a ceremony yesterday at which Egypt took over the chairmanship of the G77 and China from Ecuador, the UN Secretary-General called for a more democratic UN, with power divided in a more balanced way and with more effective diversity in the regional representation at all its bodies.He expressed hope that the Group of 77 will be “attentive to the need to make sure that any reform gives an effective contribution to a more balanced and democratic UN where power is better distributed and justice can prevail more easily.”