Kyrgyzstan shines in UN spotlight

Roza Otunbaeva, President of the Kyrgyz Republic

When you're the president of a smaller country that may not be as well known as the world's super powers, standing out during the annual get-together of world leaders at United Nations General Assembly can be challenging at times.

But try telling that to the central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan.

It held an event the same day that the Palestinians made history by asking for UN recognition as a state.

Julie Walker reports.

Duration:  1’55″

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