Uganda’s Foreign Minister elected as President of UN General Assembly

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UN GA President Sam Kutesa

The UN General Assembly elected Uganda’s Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa as its new president on Wednesday, but his appointment, although expected, comes with controversy. The diplomat has come under fire for corruption and for backing Uganda’s anti-gay law. CCTV’s Liling Tan joined Elaine Reyes live from the United nations in New York for more.

Uganda's Foreign Minister elected as President of UN General Assembly

Uganda's Foreign Minister elected as President of UN General Assembly

Liling Tan reports from the United Nations in New York where the UN General Assembly elected Uganda's Foreign Minister as its new president on Wednesday.
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