Seen and heard at the UNGA
Sign on the wall in the New York Waldorf Astoria where many of the State Department operations are based for UNGA week
September 19th, 2011
06:29 PM ET

Seen and heard at the UNGA

Dozens of Senagalese waiting on Second Avenue for Pres. Abdoulaye Wade.  The women were wearing local dress with his face printed on...Two Ban Ki-moon staffers smoking outside as the UN Secretary General and World Health Organization hold event calling for action against major diseases, with some harsh words for tobacco companies...ABC's Katie Couric introducing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at a UN event by noting Clinton has the "highest approval rating of any US government official today"

– Elise Labott, Richard Roth and Krever Mick contributed to this report

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