You're right. It is long overdue (sarcastic). It is long overdue because Jordan failed to create the state when it controlled west Jordan. It is long overdue because Arafat rejected 98% of the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem because he refused to yield right of return. I dont have a problem with a puppet UN head making the comment. Lets just make sure the context is correct.
Some 200 settlers clash with police preparing to demolish illegal Beit El homes (Haaretz)
from the article: UN Chief: End to Israeli-Palestinian conflict 'long overdue'