#UNGA75 General Debate Live – 23 September 2020

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    Join us LIVE for the historic 75th United Nations General Assembly debate! From 22 – 26 and 29 September 2020, more than 100 world leaders, thousands of diplomats and advocates come together to tackle unprecedented global challenges. The theme for this 75th General Debate is “The future we want, the United Nations we need: reaffirming our collective commitment to multilateralism – confronting COVID-19 through effective multilateral action.” BTS Recorded Speech: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VB55rrifs8k Speeches Expected: 6th plenary meeting Addresses by: His Excellency Šefik Džaferović, Chairman of the Presidency, Bosnia and Herzegovina His Excellency Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President, Republic of Uzbekistan His Excellency János Áder, President, Hungary His Excellency Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, President, Republic of Kazakhstan The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, King of Saudi Arabia, President of the Council of Ministers, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia His Excellency Stevo Pendarovski, President, Republic of North Macedonia His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President, Republic of Ghana His Excellency Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, President, Republic of Mozambique His Excellency Barham Salih, President, Republic of Iraq His Excellency Sauli Niinistö, President, Republic of Finland His Excellency Sooronbai Zheenbekov, President, Kyrgyz Republic His Excellency Tommy Esang Remengesau Jr., President, Republic of Palau His Excellency Igor Dodon, President, Republic of Moldova His Excellency Abdelmadjid Tebboune, President, People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria His Excellency Juan Orlando Hernández Alvarado, President, Republic of Honduras His Excellency Michel Aoun, President, Lebanese Republic Her Excellency Zuzana Čaputová, President, Slovak Republic His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces, Republic of Kenya His Excellency Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President, Republic of Zambia His Excellency Lenin Moreno Garcés, Constitutional President, Republic of Ecuador Her Excellency Jeanine Añez Chávez, Constitutional President, Plurinational State of Bolivia His Excellency Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President, Ukraine His Excellency Chandrikapersad Santokhi, President, Republic of Suriname Her Excellency Simonetta Sommaruga, President, Swiss Confederation His Excellency Aleksandar Vučić, President, Republic of Serbia His Excellency Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President, Co-operative Republic of Guyana His Excellency Mario Abdo Benítez, President, Republic of Paraguay His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan His Excellency Andrzej Duda, President, Republic of Poland His Excellency Luis Rodolfo Abinader Corona, President, Dominican Republic His Excellency Nicolás Maduro Moros, President, Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela His Excellency Laurentino Cortizo Cohen, President, Republic of Panama His Excellency Battulga Khaltmaa, President, Mongolia His Excellency Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé, President and Minister of National Defense and Veterans, Togolese Republic His Excellency George Manneh Weah, President, Republic of Liberia —————————————- Watch LIVE the debate of the General Assembly of the United Nations, in the Original Language Spoken: http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_FL متابعة مباشرة باللغة العربية لأعمال المداولات العامة رفيعة المستوى للجمعيه العامة http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_AR 敬请收看联合国大会一般性辩论的网络直播(中文同声传译) http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_ZH Suivez le débat de l’Assemblée générale en DIRECT et en français http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_FR Transmisión EN VIVO del debate de la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas, en español. http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_ES Смотрите прямую трансляцию Общих прений Генеральной Ассамблеи http://unwebtv.live/75_UNGA_LIVE_RU #UNGA #UnitedNations

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