The speeches given at the opening of the General Assembly each year give an indication of the issues each nation considers important to be pursued during the upcoming session of the General Assembly. Several of the speeches this year presented a critical analysis of the abuses of power in the international arena. Such speeches help to highlight the obligation of the UN set forth in the preamble to the charter. Along with offering an analysis of the problems that are interfering with international peace and security and economic well being, some of these speeches discussed the need for the General Assembly to have more power within the UN structure.
The opening session of the 65th United Nations General Assembly (GA) took place during the last week of September this year. The 192 member nations of the UN were asked to speak in their opening remarks about the role of… weiter lesen