Watch: 'The National' discusses this week's packed UN General Assembly agenda in New York

Editor-in-Chief Mina Al-Oraibi is joined by Washington correspondent Joyce Karam

(FILES) This file photo taken on September 19, 2017 shows a view of the United Nations headquarters during the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Two members of Cuba's UN mission have been ordered to leave the United States after engaging in activities harmful to US national security, State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said Thursday. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski

The UN General Assembly kicks off in the United States this week and The National is in New York to bring you all of the latest news as world leaders attend high-level meetings.

Much of the talk has been focused on the environment, climate change and youth, but what else can we expect?

Editor-in-Chief Mina Al-Oraibi is joined by Washington correspondent Joyce Karam to discuss the week ahead.

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