India's G20 Presidency priority of Global South issues, counterterrorism, UNSC reforms among New Delhi's UNGA78 priorities

Updated: Sep 19 2023 9:30AM

By Yoshita Singh

United Nations, Sep 18 (PTI) India’s focus as G20 President on issues vital to the Global South as well as counter-terrorism, Security Council reforms, and peacekeeping will be among its top priorities during the annual high-level 78th session of the UN General Assembly, Ambassador Ruchira Kamboj has said.

"Our participation in this United Nations General Assembly session reaffirms India's unwavering commitment to global cooperation, peace and sustainable development," Kamboj, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN, said in a video statement.

"Guided by the principle that envisions the world as a unified global family and in alignment with the sentiments expressed by Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi, we look forward to collaborative efforts that benefit not only our respective continents but also the entire world,” she said.