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Pope Francis addresses a plenary meeting of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015 at United Nations headquarters in Manhattan Reuters

As the Vatican flag flies at the United Nation in New York, Pope Francis addresses the General Assembly for the first time in history. His speech to the Assembly's 193-member nations focuses on climate, poverty and sustainable development. Among the listeners in the audience are Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousefzai