U.N. chief asks Putin, Zelenskiy to receive him

STORY: "The idea would be for him to go to both capitals, to Moscow and to Kiev, to meet with both presidents to discuss whatever urgent steps can be taken to stop the fighting," said U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric on Wednesday (April 20).

"I'm not going to give him a label in terms of what he will be doing, but this is, this remains part of the Secretary-General's good offices, which he's been talking about really for quite some time."

Guterres on Tuesday called for a four-day Orthodox Easter humanitarian pause in fighting in Ukraine to allow for the safe passage of civilians to leave areas of conflict and the delivery of humanitarian aid to hard-hit areas.

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