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    World Leaders Gather for UN General Assembly General Debate - Video

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    The 74th session of the UN General Assembly opened on 17 September, with the first day of the high-level General Debate taking place on 24 September.

    Leaders and delegates from the UN’s 193 member states have gathererd at UN headquarters in New York City to discuss international issues.

    The focus of the upcoming discussions is more than 170 issues covering the entire spectrum of problems affecting the globe: from acute regional conflicts to key economic, environmental and humanitarian challenges.

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