Libyan Leader Moammar Qadhafi Address to General Assembly

Colonel Moammar Qadhafi gave his first address at the General Assembly and delivered a long address in which he spoke against the Security Council and a host… read more

Colonel Moammar Qadhafi gave his first address at the General Assembly and delivered a long address in which he spoke against the Security Council and a host of other perceived enemies, while urging the world to welcome President Obama, referring to him as “our son.”

In the first part of the speech he focused on what he called the inherent unfairness of the United Nations. At one point, he even tore the edge of the founding charter he held in his hand, saying he agreed with the document’s preamble but nothing else. close

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Program ID:
289093-2
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 26, 2009 | 4:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 26, 2009 | 4:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Sep 26, 2009 | 4:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 26, 2009 | 4:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1