General Assembly begins annual debate in New York

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68th session of the Assembly

The United Nations General Assembly began its annual session in New York on Tuesday.

Over 30 world leaders are set to speak on various major global issues during the first day of the 68th session of the Assembly on issues of global concern, including the global economic situation, climate change, progress on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to fight poverty, the Middle East Peace Process, the ongoing crisis in Syria and terrorism.

Derrick Mbatha reports.

Duration: 3’22″

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