UN pays tribute to Prince Philip as promoter of charitable causes

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed sadness the death of Britain’s Prince Philip.

Guterres expressed sadness  New York on Friday.

“As royal consort, the Duke of Edinburgh capably supported the Queen her duties as sovereign over 60 years.

known his dedication to charitable causes as a patron of some 800 organisations, particular those focused environment, industry, sport and education,” the UN scribe said. (dpa/NAN)