Angelina Jolie Stuns in Strapless Black and White Robe at U.N. Dinner

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Angelina Jolie amped up the Hollywood glam in a strapless black and white costume and lengthy black gloves at a U.N. dinner in NYC together with her youngsters on Friday, December 15.

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The Oscar winner, 42, wore a full-length robe that hugged her curves and featured a protracted white satin practice for the United Nations Correspondents Affiliation Awards at Cipriani Wall Avenue.

She was accompanied by 4 of her six youngsters with estranged husband Brad Pitt — Pax, 14, Zahara, 12, Shiloh, 11, and Knox 9 — for the occasion the place she was honored because the 2017 UNCA World Citizen of the Yr.

Angelina Jolie, 2017 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards, Cipriani Wall Street, New York City
Angelina Jolie attends the 2017 U.N. Correspondents Affiliation Awards on the Cipriani Wall Avenue restaurant in New York Metropolis on Friday, December 15, 2017. Gotham/GC Photographs

Zahara wore a black high and black pants, whereas the opposite youngsters had been wearing fits, and Shiloh occasion sported a bow tie for the dinner.

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Jolie, who’s a particular envoy for the United Nations Excessive Commissioner for Refugees, gave a passionate speech about being a citizen of the world and the way grateful she is to have her household when so many others who work for the UN have been unable to due to the hazards of their jobs.

“In my place, I’ve been capable of construct and lift a household,” she stated of her function with the UNHCR. “And I consider a lot of colleagues who’ve been unable to have a household due to the harmful locations they’ve labored for years on finish and the sacrifices they’ve made. It’s not straightforward.”

Angelina Jolie, 2017 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards, Cipriani Wall Street, New York City
Angelina Jolie attends the 2017 U.N. Correspondents Affiliation Awards on the Cipriani Wall Avenue restaurant in New York Metropolis on Friday, December 15, 2017. Gotham/GC Photographs

“It’s being recommended by some individuals immediately that to contemplate your self a worldwide citizen is to care much less to your personal nation, to be insufficiently patriotic,” she continued. “We’re led to consider that worldwide establishments and treaties, and commitments on human rights constructed over generations, are a straightjacket upon the pursuits of particular person nations. As if the one method for any nation to rise is on the expense of others.”

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“Like everybody right here, I really like my very own nation. I’m proud to be American. However I additionally really feel a way of accountability in the direction of all different individuals all all over the world preventing for the freedoms that we’re very fortunate to have secured years in the past. And for me, that is what it means to be a citizen of the world: seeing your self within the struggles of others, relating to their battle for human rights and freedoms as your battle.”

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