Palestine at the United Nations: The Speeches of Yasser Arafat and Suleiman Franjieh
Yasser Arafat, as the Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, addressed the United Nations General Assembly on November 13, 1974, during the debate on Palestine. The following is a translation of the speech, originally delivered in Arabic.
Suleiman Franjieh, President of Lebanon, was chosen at the Rabat Conference to speak on behalf of all Arab countries during the United Nations General Assembly debate on Palestine. Below is a translation of his speech, given November 14, 1974, from the original French.