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    U.S. President Donald Trump, representing the United States as current President of the United Nations Security Council, bangs the gavel to open the U.N. Security Council meeting at the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 26, 2018

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    The main focus of the United Nations Security Council meeting will be on Iran, North Korea and attacks using chemical weapons in Syria.

    During the Security Council meeting, the president will address the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, including chemical, biological and nuclear weapons, as well as ballistic missiles, according to a news release. 

    Trump has addressed Iranian aggression, destabilizing actions and its sponsorship of terrorism.

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    Earlier, on September 25, the US president delivered an address to the General Assembly in which he called upon all countries to isolate Iran's leadership and promised to continue taking strong actions until Tehran changes its course. 

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