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    20 July 2020

    Message from the main Vienna-based United Nations organizations

    VIENNA, 20 July (UN Information Service) - This is a message from the four main Vienna-based United Nations organizations.

    The VIC Medical Service has been informed that a person working at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) was tested COVID-19 positive. As the staff member had been self-isolating prior to developing symptoms and being tested, their most recent contacts at the Vienna International Centre are not considered at risk but have been informed.

    The four main Vienna-based organizations are the United Nations Office at Vienna/UN Office on Drugs and Crime, the International Atomic Energy Agency, the UN Industrial Development Organization and the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.

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    For further information, please contact:

    Martin Nesirky
    Director, UNIS Vienna
    Mobile: (+43-699) 1459-5676
    Email: martin.nesirky[at]

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