US President Donald Trump is addressing the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
Trump on Monday spoke at the opening session of the Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem at the United Nation. "The scourge of drug addiction continues to claim too many lives in the United States and in nations around the world. Today, we commit to fighting the drug epidemic together," he said.
Trump also met French President Emmanuel Macron as both France and US pledged to fight against "global strategic challenges" and terrorism.
Here are the live updates of the Donald Trump live address at the UNGA.
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday lauded India's efforts to lift millions of its citizens out of poverty as he addressed world leaders at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly.
UN chief Antonio Guterres on Tuesday warned that the world is suffering from a bad case of "trust deficit disorder" where polarisation is on the rise and cooperation among nations is more difficult as he appealed to the global leaders for renewed commitment to a rules-based order.
Will be speaking at the United Nations this morning. Our country is much stronger and much richer than it was when I took office less than two years ago. We are also MUCH safer!- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 25, 2018