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    United Nations to Meet ‘America First’

    Will they return the love? President Trump has called the United Nations an “underperformer” for which he’d like to cut American funding, enough that the body’s officials predict operational paralysis. On Tuesday, he’ll face the General Assembly as it hosts global leaders — many of whom view Trump as the world’s biggest problem. There’s plenty of competition, of course: They’ll also confer on North Korean ICBMs and deadly Rohingya Muslim persecution, which is keeping away Myanmar Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who says she’ll address her nation’s crisis away from the U.N. spotlight.

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