Obama to address UN in wake of mounting tensions

25.09.2012                      09.Tischrei. 5773                       Erew Jom Kippur

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Obama to address UN in wake of mounting tensions

US president to discuss Iran, Syria and Muslim world in United Nations speech after backlash over anti-Islam movie; address follows secretary of state meeting with Egypt's President Morsy on security issues, financial aid.

US President Barack Obama will step onto the world stage on Tuesday just long enough to address simmering crises centered on Iran, Syria and the broader Muslim world – and he will then jump quickly back on the campaign trail….