Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas U.N. General Assembly Address

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas delivered remarks at the opening session of the 71st United Nations General Assembly. He talked about the Palestinian… read more

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas delivered remarks at the opening session of the 71st United Nations General Assembly. He talked about the Palestinian people’s long-standing conflict with Israel, and recounted a number of issues that continued to divide the two parties, including Israel’s settlement program in the West Bank. President Abbas called on U.N. members to support Palestine’s push to reclaim land from Israel and to condemn Israel’s building of settlements in the West Bank. close

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Program ID:
415754-2
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 22, 2016 | 11:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 24, 2016 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Sep 22, 2016 | 11:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 23, 2016 | 4:42am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 24, 2016 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1