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U.N. cracks down on boozing before budget meetings
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(WPIX-TV) The United States is calling for an end to boozy budget meetings at the UN General Assembly.
The marathon budget meetings take place every December to lay out spending plans for the following year, and U.S. diplomats say they have had enough of the drinking that sometimes goes on beforehand.
Diplomats who spoke to Agence France Presse on condition of anonymity say envoys have attended “falling down drunk.”
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