World leaders gather as UN general debate begins

US President Barack Obama, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Brazil President Dilma Rousseff

World leaders are gathering in New York as the main debating session of the annual General Assembly gets underway.

Each country will take the podium to discuss issues of international and national importance.

Ahead of the general debate, Ban Ki-Moon laid out his vision of the challenges the world faces.

Gerry Adams reports.

Duration:  3’08″

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