Sushma Swaraj

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Tough-talking India takes centre-stage at UN

2018-10-12T14:27:35+00:00October 12th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – October 2018, Home Page|

Beyond the much-hyped clash with Pakistan, the 73rd United Nations General Assembly had a lot more on the cards for India. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj issued a rallying cry for reform during her address at the UN General Assembly in New York at the end of September. At its heart lay India’s long-standing demand for the UN Security Council to reflect the realities of the 21st century. "Reform cannot be cosmetic. We need to change the institution's head [...]