Leaders from around the world have been addressing the 76th session of UN General Assembly in New York this week.
Jean-Pierre Lacroix, the UN’s Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations, joined The Heat’s host, Anand Naidoo, for a discussion on UN Peackeeping and China’s role.
CGTN’s Nathan King also talked with Peter Szijjarto the Hungarian Foreign Minister about his country’s relationship with China and Europe.
- Jean-Pierre Lacroix who is the UN’s Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations
- Peter Szijjarto is Hungarian Foreign Minister
Did you know China is now the second-largest contributor to both the UN regular budget and its peacekeeping budget? Explore our feature on China’s role in the United Nations: https://t.co/P13QV3MM1E pic.twitter.com/b9Dh8ecmG6
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In his speech to the #UNGA yesterday, Secretary-General @antonioguterres emphasized the need to invest in peacekeeping in order to address seizures of power by force and restore international trust.🕊️
— UN Peacekeeping (@UNPeacekeeping) September 22, 2021
An existential threat to everyone, climate change poses clear risks for international peace & security.
— UN Peacekeeping (@UNPeacekeeping) September 23, 2021