Kandidaten-Karussell bei der Uno: Auf der Suche nach der höchsten Sekretärin
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
Vor Ostasien (Ban) waren Afrika (Kofi Annan), der Nahe Osten (Boutros Boutros Ghali), Südamerika (Javier Pérez de Cuéllar), Westeuropa (Kurt Waldheim, Dag Hammarskjöld und Trygve Lie) und dazwischen ein weiteres Mal Asien (U Thant) vertreten.
TODAY IN HISTORY
In 1953, the U.N. General Assembly ratified Dag Hammarskjld of Sweden as the new secretary-general, succeeding Trygve Lie of Norway. In 1962, nearly 1,200 Cuban exiles tried by Cuba for their roles in the failed Bay of Pigs invasion were convicted of ...
In Stockholm, UN chief highlights climate change and human mobility as pressing issues
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"The world is changing 8211 dramatically, rapidly," Mr. Ban told those attending a lecture organized by the Dag Hammarskj"ld Foundation in Sweden's capital, Stockholm, entitled 'Evolving Threats, Timeless Values: The United Nations in a Changing Global ...
"Bahrain and the United Nations over Years" book launched
Bahrain News Agency
New York, Sept. 25 (BNA): A book entitled "Bahrain and the United Nations over Years" was launched at the UN headquarters here during a ceremony held at the Dag Hammarskj?ld Library, which is the main depository for United Nations documents and ...