Preparations are being made to reopen the United Nations Headquarters in New York. This has been confirmed by the spokesperson. On 2 July, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issued a new guideline regarding the resumption of the work of the headquarters. UN Secretary-General's spokesman Stephane Dujarric said that preparations are being monitored for this. In mid-March, the UN headquarters in New York was closed to the general public and other activities. It will remain closed for the general public till October 1. This information was given by Dujarric.