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UN Chief Calls for End to Discrimination on Human Rights Day

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Thursday marked the 61st anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights with a condemnation of racism and other forms of discrimination, which he said are not only a violation of human rights but also an obstacle to social and economic development.

President Serzh Sarkisian Addresses UN General Assembly

In his first address to the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, President Serzh Sarkisian, defended Karabakh’s right to self-determination and blasted Azerbaijan’s continued threats of military action and actual military build-up. In his remarks, Armenia’s third president spoke of regional cooperation and discussed Armenia’s recent diplomatic initiatives aimed at normalizing