President Barack Obama and US allies address UN summit, Russia also speaks

September 27, 2015 7:10 am

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” and the leaders of some
of America’s most stalwart allies will address the United Nations summit
on its last day Sunday.
The global meeting is focused on fixing
some of the world’s greatest problems through a 15-year road map.
Endorsed Friday by the U.N.’s 193 members, the plan includes fighting
climate change and eradicating extreme poverty.
Also speaking
Sunday, along with U.S. allies Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain
and President Francois Holland of France, is Russian Foreign Minister
Sergey Lavrov.
Their addresses will complete the list of speakers
from the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council. President
Xi Jinping already addressed the meeting Saturday.
The road map’s goals are expected to cost between $3.5 trillion and $5 trillion every year until 2030.

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