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    United Nations Peacekeeping Operations

    Louis Charbonneau talked about U.S. contributions to United Nations daily and peacekeeping operations.

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    United Nations and Foreign Operations Funding

    U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power testified on the fiscal year 2015 budget request for the U.N. and international organizations. She covered a range of subjects,…

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    United Nations Security Council Meeting on Ukraine

    The United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting on the situation in Ukraine.

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    2014 United Nations Priorities

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon held an informal meeting of the plenary to brief member states on the United Nations' priorities and challenges for 2014. They included providing more…

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    U.N. Disabilities Treaty

    Eric Buehlmann talked about the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, a treaty which aims to establish minimum international standards for people with…

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    United Nations Agenda

    United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson gave an update on the United Nations current agenda and the upcoming work. Topics included the civil war in Syria and that…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by Syria Deputy Prime Minister

    Syrian Deputy Prime Minister Walid al-Moualem spoke at a meeting of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly. He talked about the “pursuit of aggressive policies” and the…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy

    Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy spoke at a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly. He talked about his country’s plans for building a democratic state. He also…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

    British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg spoke at a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly. He focused on on Britain’s role in the world and moving forward with a…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by Palestinian Authority President Abbas

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas addressed members of the United Nations General Assembly. In his speech he said that his government’s quest to raise the their…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were viewer comments on the role of the United Nations in international affairs. Jeff Mason, Reuters' White House correspondent, previewed President Obama’s…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

    Hassan Rouhani addressed the United Nations General Assembly, focusing on Iran’s nuclear program. He said that chemical, biological and nuclear weapons had no place in Iranian…

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    President Obama's Speech at the U.N. General Assembly

    Jeff Mason previewed President Obama’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly meeting, which was happening later in the morning.

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon opened the United Nations General Assembly and called on member states to stop sending weapons to the Syria conflict as the United States and Russia engaged in…

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    United Nations General Assembly Speech by President Obama

    President Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly. In his remarks he urged the United Nations to respond more actively to Syria’s civil war and outlined his foreign…

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    United Nations and Syria

    Susan Glasser talked about the role of the United Nations regarding the use of chemical weapons in Syria, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics…

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    United Nations Peacekeeping Force

    Richard Gowan talked about the role of the U.N. Peacekeeping force. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

    This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your…

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    United Nations Chemical Weapons Inspection in Syria

    Martin Nesirky briefed reporters following United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s phone call with the head of the U.N. team that is investigating the possible use of chemical…

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    Transitions Between War and Peace

    Panelists talked about ways to improve transitional and reconstruction efforts in post-conflict countries such as Iraq, Afghanistan and Mali. Among the issues they addressed were the…

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    Nomination of Samantha Power as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

    Josh Rogin talked about Samantha Power, the Obama administration’s nominee to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Topics included her calling the U.S. role in Syria a…

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