Brazilian President U.N. General Assembly Address

In his first address to the U.N. General Assembly, Brazilian President Michel Temer said his country had “absolute respect for constitutional order” when lawmakers decided to… read more

In his first address to the U.N. General Assembly, Brazilian President Michel Temer said his country had “absolute respect for constitutional order” when lawmakers decided to moved forward with impeachment proceedings for ousted leader Dilma Rousseff. He told members that Brazil had to go through a “process of cleansing” in order to rebuild the country’s political system. In his remarks, he also asked for changes to the U.N. Security Council and said the U.N. can not just be an “observation center” when trying to solve the world’s problems. close

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Program ID:
415588-3
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2016 | 9:43am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Sep 23, 2016 | 6:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Sep 20, 2016 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 23, 2016 | 6:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1