[Korea Now Today's Headline] 09/21/TUE
1. Attending the Sustainable Development Goals Moment event on Monday local time, President 문 said that when humanity transcends national boundaries to work together, that is the first step towards surmounting a crisis.
2. President 문재인 held summit talks with U.K, Slovenian leaders, and UN Secretary-General on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York.
President 문 expressed gratitude for the UN's unwavering support for South Korean efforts to resolve Korean Peninsula issues and hoped for continued cooperation.
3. According to U.N atomic watchdog chief Rafael Grossi, in a speech to an annual meeting of his agency’s member states on Monday local time, North Korea’s nuclear program is going “full steam ahead”.
4. South Korea reported 1-thousand-729 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, adding to woes that infections could further increase after the 추석 holiday in the wider capital area.
5. BTS, who attended the UN general assembly as a representative of the youth generation, presented a delightful stage of unity by walking around the UN general assembly. The band revealed a pre-recorded video performance of its latest hit single "Permission to Dance" during an event at the United Nations.