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'United Nations has not reached its full potential': Trump

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 02:30

U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the United Nations on Monday as being hamstrung by bureaucracy and mismanagement and urged reforms so that the world body can become ''a stronger, more effective'' force for peace. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the United Nations on Monday as being overburdened with bureaucracy and mismanagement and urged reforms so that the world body emerges stronger and a more effective force for peace. More than 120 countries were invited to attend the meeting after signing on to a U.S.-drafted 10-point political declaration backing efforts by U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "to initiate effective, meaningful reform."

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'United Nations has not reached its full potential': Trump

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 02:30