U.S. Mission to the United Nations

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U.S. Mission to the United Nations

The equivalent of an embassy from the United States to the United Nations. It promotes U.S. interests before the UN and, like the missions of four other countries, has veto power over Security Council resolutions. Because the U.S. is a founding member of the UN, the mission has existed since 1947.
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The UN continues to support World Autism Awareness Day and held an awareness event on April 3 jointly sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh, the United States Mission to the UN, the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar, and Autism Speaks.
Mark Kornblau, Spokesman of the United States Mission to the UN, said in a
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