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Chapter : Representatives of the United States, United Kingdom, France, Turkey, Iran, and China Address UN General Assembly : September 24, 25, and 27, 2019

Representatives of the United States, United Kingdom, France, Turkey, Iran, and China Address UN General Assembly : September 24, 25, and 27, 2019

Representatives of the United States, United Kingdom, France, Turkey, Iran, and China Address UN General Assembly
Robert Howard

Nearly all 193 member nations gathered at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York City from September 19 to 30, 2019, to address the world stage. Amid a variety of domestic and international crises, leaders espoused their accomplishments, embraced conflicting visions for the future, and pushed for collective action to address worldwide issues. In his third address to the General Assembly, U.S. president Donald Trump again supported a nationalist approach to international relations, rejecting principles of multilateral cooperation promoted by ...

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