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Photos: World leaders at the U.N. General Assembly

Updated 2:36 PM ET, Mon October 1, 2012
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Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem speaks during the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York on Monday, October 1. The event unites more than 100 heads of state and government for high-level meetings on nuclear safety, regional conflicts, health and nutrition and environment issues. AFP/Getty Images
Moallem addresses the gathering Monday. AFP/Getty Images
Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari attends a meeting of the Friends of the Syrian People at the 67th U.N. General Assembly on Friday, September 28. AFP/Getty Images
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hosted the meeting of the Friends of the Syrian People on Friday. AFP/Getty Images
German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle speaks during Friday's session. AFP/Getty Images
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Libyan President Mohamed al-Magariaf meet on Friday. AFP/Getty Images
Benjamin Netanyahu, prime minister of Israel, points to a graphic of a bomb and asks U.N. leaders to draw a "red line" on Iran's nuclear bomb plans on Thursday. Getty Images
Netanyahu speaks during the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly. AFP/Getty Images
Mahmoud Abbas, chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestinian Liberation Organization and president of the Palestinian Authority, stands by a chair on Thursday after delivering his address. AFP/Getty Images
Thein Sein, president of Myanmar, speaks on Thursday. AFP/Getty Images
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, president of Iran, takes a seat with his delegation on Wednesday, September 26, in New York. AFP/Getty Images
President of the Republic of Liberia Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf sits after addressing world leaders on Wednesday. Getty Images
French President Francois Hollande, left, and his Egyptian counterpart, Mohamed Morsy, talk during a bilateral meeting on Tuesday, September 25. AFP/Getty Images
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, emir of Qatar, arrives to address the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday. AFP/Getty Images
Brazilian President Dilma Vana Rousseff delivers her address to the General Assembly on Tuesday. AFP/Getty Images
The president of Libya's parliament, Mohamed al-Magariaf, attends Tuesday's speeches. AFP/Getty Images
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, standing, makes a toast during a luncheon on Tuesday as U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, left, looks on. AFP/Getty Images
Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono waits to address the General Assembly on Tuesday. AFP/Getty Images
U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, September 25, in New York. Getty Images
Obama speaks at the assembly on Tuesday. Getty Images
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, center, listens to her husband speak on Tuesday. Getty Images
Afghan President Hamid Karzai attends Tuesday's speeches. Getty Images
U.N. General Secretary Ban Ki-moon, second left, arrives on Tuesday. Getty Images
Afghan President Hamid Karzai, center, arrives on Tuesday. Getty Images
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, center, arrives at the United Nations on Tuesday. Getty Images