This country’s president stops UNGA session speech to take a 'SELFIE', There was a big Reason behind it
*UNITED NATIONS - El Salvador** president stops UNGA session speech to take a 'SELFIE', There was a big Reason behind it.*
* A 38-year-old El Salvador President Nayib Bukele asked the audience at UNGA session to hold on a second, took out his phone, and snapped a selfie.*
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“Believe me, many more people will see this selfie than will hear this speech,” Bukele quipped before delivering his address calling on the United Nations to change with the times and for world leaders to do more to connect with their countries’ youth.
The former mayor of the capital, San Salvador, who took office in June, is a prolific user of social media.
In his speech, he attributed his election victory to his mastery of platforms like Facebook Live, which he said his political opponents did not fully grasp.