US believes in UN, its value: Biden tells Guterres

Updated: few hours ago

New York, Sep 21 (PTI) The US believes in the United Nations and its value, President Joe Biden has told UN chief Antonio Guterres, underlining that the strong bonds between America and the world body are more important than ever as current challenges like the COVID-19 and climate crisis can only be met with global solutions.

Biden will address world leaders in-person from the iconic General Assembly hall on Tuesday on day one of the week-long General Debate, describing his address to the General Assembly as “a great honour.”

Biden met UN Secretary General Guterres after arriving here on Monday for his first address to the high-level UN General Assembly session as American President.