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Interview with Francesco Vendrell by Jean Krasno
The concept of the Group of Friends of the Secretary-General was developed by Mr. Alvaro de Soto, with the help of Mr. Vendrell. The Group of Friends consists of several Member States who work closely with the Secretary-General ...
Interview with Shabtai Rosenne by Jean Krasno
During the interview on 12 June 1990, Mr. Rosenne speaks of his activities at the time of the founding of the State of Israel, his role in the 1956 Suez War, and the period following, including the First United Nations Law ...
The Congo Operation : an Interview with Jean Paul van Bellinghen by Jean Krasno
Here, in the interviews conducted on 4 and 5 March 1991, Mr. van Bellinghen discusses the Congo Crisis from a Belgian standpoint. He shares his defense of his country in the quick independence of the Congo, his evaluation ...
Founding of the United Nations: the San Francisco Conference : an Interview with Lawrence Finkelstein by Jean Krasno
A retired professor of political science when this interview was conducted on 23 November 1990, Mr. Finkelstein recalls the early years of his career. Privy to the major meetings and conferences where the United Nations ...
Interview with Ambassador George J. Tomeh by Jean Krasno
In this interview, conducted on 16 March 1998, Dr. Tomeh discussed the involvement of Syria in the first meetings of the United Nations, the Trusteeship Council and the 1967 Arab-Israeli War.
Interview with Clovis Maksoud by Jean Krasno
The vice chair of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) advisory board on Arab Human Development Reports, Dr. Maksoud was serving as director of the American University's Center for the Global South at the time ...
The Congo Operation : an Interview with Jonathan Dean by Jean Krasno
The former president of the United Nations Association of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region, Mr. Dean was an adviser on arms control and international security issues to the Union of Concerned Scientists at the time ...
Interview with Muhammad El-Farra by Jean Krasno
In this interview, conducted on 13 March 1998, Mr. El-Farra discussed his term as Security Council president and his experience as the Jordanian Ambassador to the United Nations during the 1967 Arab-Israel War.
Interview with Gunnar Jarring by Jean Krasno
Although inactive at the time of the interview, conducted on 7 November 1990, Mr. Jarring still held his position as the special representative on the Middle East question. He discussed his role as special representative, ...
Interview with Per Lind by Jean Krasno
Retired at the time this interview was conducted on 7 November 1990, Mr. Lind recalls his close relationship with Dag Hammarskjöld before the Secretary-General's untimely death and the personal writings he left behind.