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70 years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - Speech before the UN General Assembly delivered by Jean-Yves Le Drian (26 September 2018)

Secretary-General, High Commissioner, Ministers, dear colleagues, Ladies and gentlemen, dear friends,
France, Germany, Costa Rica, South Korea and Senegal are pleased to host you today in celebration of the heritage of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted in Paris in 1948. We are honoured to receive at this podium the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr António Guterres, who will have to leave a little early given his many commitments, and the High Commissioner for (…)

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