General Assembly Holds Elections for 75th President and Security Council Members
The General Assembly holds elections by secret ballot without a plenary meeting. Elections were held for 75th President of the General Assembly; new non-permanent members of the Security Council; and new members of the Economic and Social Council.
Mr. Volkan Bozkir from Turkey was elected President of the seventy-fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly. India, Ireland, Mexico and Norway were elected as new non-permanent members of the Security Council for the period of 2021-2023.
Kelly Craft (right), Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations, arrives to cast her vote during the elections in the General Assembly Hall.
UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe
17 June 2020
United Nations, New York
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