Volkan Bozkir becomes new president of 75th UN General Assembly

Turkish diplomat Volkan Bozkir has been elected president of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly.The 75th session of the UN General Assembly begins in September 2020.

Bozkir won the unanimous support of the 178 UN members. He will take over from Tijjani Muhammad Bande, the present General Assembly president.A General Assembly president has a one-year term.