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UN Doles Out $3.2 Billion In Public Funds With Press Banned By SG Guterres On Lisbon Junket

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SDNY COURTHOUSE, Dec 30 – The UN General Assembly rubber stamped the waste of over $3 billion in public funds past 10 pm on December 30, in a meeting from which UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres banned Inner City Press while he sat on vacation in Lisbon. Thread here.  

 In the past, votes were taken before Christmas. But with lazy Secretary General Guterres fixated on leaving town to either collect bribes or launch a campaign for a second term with Portuguese media, the UNGA floundered more than usual.

   When finally the trough was opened up, it was dominated by anti human rights speeches including by Cameroon, here. (Guterres has suppored 30+ year ruler Paul Biya in killing civilians there).

  Cameroon voted with the rogues throughout, as did Kazakhstan, while at least 40 states weren't even present. Yemen voted against Iran.

When a vote was called for, some bemoaned it.   And it wasn't even over - it has to be repeated on December 24. Watch this site.


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