Thomas Sankara (1984): Speech Before the General Assembly of the United Nations.

I bring the fraternal greetings of a country covering 274,000 square kilometres, where 7 million men, women and children refuse henceforth to die of ignorance, hunger and thirst, even though they are not yet able to have a real life, after a quarter of a century as a sovereign State represented here at the United Nations.
— Read on www.marxists.org/archive/sankara/1984/october/04.htm

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