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externalZelensky to address UN General Assembly, despite Russian opposition

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September 17, 2022 7:00 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

UN member states voted on Sept. 16 to make an exception to allow President Volodymyr Zelensky to deliver a pre-recorded statement. Of the 193 member states, 101 voted in favour, seven, including Russia, opposed, and 19 abstained.

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