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BTS at United Nations General Assembly Draws In Millions of Watchers - Here's What They Spoke About

BTS at UNGA Draws In Millions of Watchers as They Address Serious Issues⁠—Here's What They Talk About

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BTS officially returned to UNGA as they appeared as Presidential Special Envoys for Future Generations and Culture for "SDG Moment" held the morning of September 20.READ MORE

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the 69th United Nations General Assembly at United Nations Headquarters

United Nations Condemns US Trade Restrictions Against Cuba, Votes With Near Unanimity

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The United Nations voted with near unanimously in favor, on Tuesday, of a resolution criticizing the United States embargo on Cuba, with only two opposing votes. The United States, along with its close ally Israel, both voted "no" on the resolution. Many had hoped the United States would take a softer stance considering the recent diplomatic strides taken by each nation, however, the U.S. cast the "no" vote because it felt the language did not reflect the spirit of "opening" between the two countries according to CNN.READ MORE

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