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    International Organizations as Playgrounds for Major Powers

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    "International Organizations-whether the UN, NATO, World Bank, WTO, IMF and others-are no more than the playgrounds of major powers who use these multilateral institutions to advance their own interests-often at the expense of less-powerful countries." In 250-300 words defend or refute this statement.

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    I refute this statement because even though major powers such as USA, UK do play an important role in shaping the policies, activities and efforts of these international organizations, the major aim of such efforts, policies and activities are to benefit the less developed or weak nations and address global issues. In other words, these institutions put forth strong effort ...

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    International Organizations, whether the UN, NATO, World Bank, WTO, IMF and others, are no more than the playgrounds of major powers who use these multilateral institutions to advance their own interests--often at the expense of less powerful countries. The explanation is given in 230 words.

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