LIVE WEBCAST ~ UN General Assembly meeting

The UN General Assembly will begin its 59th session Tuesday morning at 10 AM ET. The debate begins with opening statements by General Assembly President Jean Ping and UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, to be followed by remarks by several heads of state, including President Bush. Afghan President Hamid Karzai opens the 3 PM ET afternoon session.

The UN offers a live webcast of both sessions. Read the schedule of speakers.

 

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