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  • United Nations 50th Anniversary
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    United Nations 50th Anniversary

    Following opening ceremonies and an invocation by Archbishop Tutu, host David Brinkley introduced occasional historic film footage, special music, a specially-composed poem, and the…

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  • Future of Africa
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    Future of Africa

    The speakers talked about the future of Africa, including the prospects for democracy in Africa. Following prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience.

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  • United Nations Challenges in the 21st Century
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    United Nations Challenges in the 21st Century

    Mr. Essy spoke about the future of the African continent, including peace and security initiatives from the United Nations, and called for peacekeeping training for armies of all African…

    122 views
  • President Yeltsin General Assembly Speech
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    President Yeltsin General Assembly Speech

    Speaking on the same day as the U.S. president, a break from previous U.N. practice, Russian President Yeltsin spoke on post-Cold War changes in international relationships. He emphasized…

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  • Presidential Speech to UN General Assembly
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    Presidential Speech to U.N. General Assembly

    President Clinton encouraged the United Nations to enforce its peacekeeping efforts in Sarajevo, using the current U.S military occupation of Haiti as a “prime example.” He otherwise…

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  • President Salinas General Assembly Speech
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    President Salinas General Assembly Speech

    President Salinas spoke on the role of the United Nations in a post-Cold War world, international trade, and other issues.

    114 views
  • United Nations Sanctions on Israel
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    United Nations Sanctions on Israel

    The United Nations Security Council adopted a resolution that named the occupied West Bank “Palestinian territories” and criticized Israel for having recently deported four Palestinians.…

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  • Authorization of Force in the Persian Gulf
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    Authorization of Force in the Persian Gulf

    The Foreign Ministers of member nations debated and passed a resolution authorizing the use of force to achieve the withdrawal of Iraqi forces from Kuwait if forces are not withdrawn…

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  • Increased Sanctions Against Iraq
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    Increased Sanctions Against Iraq

    The United Nations Security Council met to discuss a proposed increase in the sanctions against Iraq. Members voted nearly unanimously to ban all air flights in and out of Iraq and to…

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