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Both are expected to speak of Syria and the need for a political transition, NBC News reports.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on world leaders meeting at the United Nation's General Assembly on Monday, including Cuba's Raul Castro.
Key political leaders will need to work together at the United Nations summit, to get concrete action underway. Xenia Wickett, U.S. project director at Chatham House, discusses.
Speaking at the United Nations Private Sector Forum, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talks about the importance of connectivity in lifting millions of people around the world out of poverty and solving urgent human challenges.
Rev. John Jenkins, C.S.C. Notre Dame president, provides insight to Pope Francis' U.S. visit and his central messages.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the pope's address before the UN General Assembly this morning.
For New Yorkers looking to avoid the traffic expected Friday from Pope Francis, the U.N. and Obama, Blade Helicopters has come up with a solution.
Today a group of leading economists are asking the UN to vote on principles that govern austerity programs to avert another Greek crisis.
Peter Sutherland, U.N. special representative of the secretary-general for international migration, praises Germany and Sweden for accepting large numbers of refugees. But he adds the burden of looking after refugees needs to be more fairly distributed.
People displaced by wars in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan are fleeing to Europe, where leaders are divided over how to handle the influx.
Philippe Douste-Blazy, under-secretary-general to the UN, describes the shocking conditions of refugees trying to get into Europe.
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A draft nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers calls for U.N. access to all suspect Iranian sites, including military sites, a sources said.
Jason Feer, Head of Business Intelligence at Poten & Partners, believes Iranian crude could return to oil markets in a matter of months.
Austin Long, Assistant Professor at Columbia School of International and Public Affairs, believes the P5+1 will likely lift the arms embargo to get a deal that could unveil Iran's nuclear ambitions.
John Canally, Investment Strategist and Economist at LPL Financial, is expecting further downside for oil prices.
An Iran nuclear deal could mean a possible arms race in the Middle East——or improved relations between historic enemies, experts say.
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The industries that will most immediately benefit are those that have been hit by sanctions meant to bring Iran to the negotiating table.
Negotiators could still reach a deal to lift sanctions on Iranian oil exports and send prices further south, analysts say.