International Day of Non-Violence highlights the remarkable power of non-violence, peaceful protest: UN Chief

In his message, UN chief Antonio Guterres said this International Day highlights the remarkable power of non-violence and peaceful protest. He said, it is also a timely reminder to strive to uphold values that Mahatma Gandhi lived by the promotion of dignity, equal protection for all and communities living together in peace. Mr Guterres called for a global ceasefire. He said, ceasefire would ease immense suffering and help to lower the risk of famine and create space for negotiation towards peace.