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United Nations Day, 24 October

2013 Events

New York, USA

UN messages were displayed on NASDAQ’s seven-story tall video tower, the largest screen in Times Square, on two occasions during the day from 9:57 am – 10:00 am and from 4:27pm – 4:30 pm. New York UN staff joined the celebrations by heading to Times Square in the morning, wearing UN t-shirts and national dress to hand out “Every Day” UN information cards. © UN Photo/Mark Garten

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Geneva, Switzerland

From left to right: The Swiss Romande Orchestra plays for the UN day celebration, Victoria Hall, Geneva. Staff member clubs set up booths and information desks at the UN Office at Geneva (UNOG) as part of activities held on UN Day. © UN Photo/Violaine Martin

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Juba, South Sudan

From left to right: Traditional dancers perform during a ceremony marking UN Day in Juba, South Sudan. Rwandan peacekeepers of the UN Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) participate in a ceremony in Juba marking UN Day. © UN Photo/Martine Perret

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Photos of celebrations at UN peacekeeping missions

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