The Canadian Press

2006-09-21 | UN Canada Harper

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper made his maiden address to the UN General Assembly September 21st in New York. He appealed for more help in Afghanistan, saying the future of the United Nations depended on success there. (The prime minister also took aim at the pace of change at the UN, pointedly saying reform of the institution was moving too slowly.)

Date: 2006-09-21
Placeline: NEW YORK, New York.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we have no Illusions about the difficulties that still lie before us difficulties don't taunt us but lack of common purpose and will in this body would after all if we fail the Afghan people we will be failing ourselves for this is the United Nations strongest Mission and therefore our greatest test >>