Posted: Jul 6, 2010 2:38 PM by Melissa Canone
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Queen Elizabeth II has arrived at the
United Nations where she's expected to appeal for world unity and
The 84-year-old British monarch last visited the United Nations
The queen arrived in the United States on Tuesday at Kennedy
Airport after visiting Canada.
After addressing the General Assembly and meeting with U.N.
officials and diplomats, Elizabeth will visit the World Trade
Center site, laying a wreath in tribute to the thousands who died
in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack, including 67 Britons.
The queen and her husband, Prince Philip, were greeted by U.N.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and General Assembly President Ali
Abdessalam Treki and their wives.