UN General Assembly
A (James) Bond bonanza
We discuss some sad and thrilling 007 news that's popping up in the press. We also discuss the pros and cons of this year's virtual UN General Assembly. Finally, we take a look at melting Arctic ice and at how many bars and pubs were put on ice because of the coronavirus.
U.K., France, Germany side with U.S. on Aramco strike
Britain, France and Germany have joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two key Aramco plants last week. The issue will be discussed on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York. Bloomberg’s Derek Wallbank reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
World leaders gather in New York for UN General Assembly
World leaders and diplomats are gathering in New York for the UN General Assembly with plenty of geopolitical intrigue at play. Among them, U.S.-Iran tensions will likely overshadow this week’s meetings though odds of a meeting between President Trump and the Iranian delegation are fading fast. Bloomberg’s Josh Wingrove reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
Trump: Facing fire and fury
US President, Donald Trump, has continued to come under fire for his remarks and tweets. His garrulous speech at the 72nd UN General Assembly drew strong criticisms from world leaders including Africa's longest serving President, Robert Mugabe.
Syria's Moualem says victory within reach
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem tells the UN General Assembly that his government is on the verge of victory in the country’s civil war.
Trump meets African leaders at 72nd UN General Assembly
Trump meets African leaders at 72nd UN General Assembly.
All eyes on Trump and Macron at UN General Assembly
Two speeches that are being hotly anticipated at this week's UN General Assembly are the debut addresses of Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron.
72nd UN General Assembly - Lajack wants nations to focus on people
72nd UN General Assembly - Lajack wants nations to focus on people.