US President Barack Obama during a lunch at the UN raised a toast to the United Nations.




According to BuzzFeed, next to the American leader during lunch was sitting UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, followed by Russian President Vladimir Putin.


«I want to raise this glass to the United Nations, for our association and for all those people for whom we are responsible. Cheers!» — said Obama. While Ban Ki-moon uttered a toast, Obama and Putin were close to him.


The leaders of Russia and the United States clinked glasses and shook hands. Under the seating scheme, Ban Ki-moon was sitting between the presidents of Russia and the United States during the lunch.