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The Congo crisis / F.T. Liu ; interviewer, Sutterlin
Interview with Sverker Åström by Jean Krasno
This interview, conducted on 11 November 1990, after he retired from diplomatic service, focuses on the events surrounding the Congo Crisis of 1960. Mr. Åström recalls Dag Hammarskjöld's election to Secretary‑General, how ...
Interview with Ambassador Harlan Cleveland by Jean Krasno and James S. Sutterlin
These interviews took place on 22 April 1990, while Mr. Cleveland served as dean at the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs. Both interviews focus on two major international situations — the Congo Crisis and the ...
Interview with Hawa Binta Dieye by James S. Sutterlin
Conducted on 23 June 1998, this interview focuses on Ms. Dieye's service in Namibia. Here, she discusses how the Namibian population transitioned to independence—their education, relationships with South West Africa Police ...
Interview with Chester Crocker by James S. Sutterlin
In this interview, conducted on 20 July 1998 while he was serving as the chairman of the board of the United States Institute of Peace, Professor Crocker spoke about his experiences in diplomacy and mediation regarding ...
Interview with Bishop Kleopas Dumeni by Jean Krasno
The interview was conducted on 17 March 1999, a year before his retirement. Renowned for his contribution to Namibia's war for independence, Bishop Dumeni discusses the role the church played as Namibia transitioned out ...
Interview with Moses Katjiuongua by Jean Krasno
The interview was given on 9 March 1999 and focuses on the political climate in Namibia pre- and post- independence. A Member of the Namibian National Assembly at the time of the interview, Mr. Katjiuongua also touches ...
Interview with Peter Katjavivi by Jean Krasno
Serving as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Namibia at the time of the interview, on 14 December 1999, Mr. Katjavivi shares his personal accounts of his involvement in SWAPO during Namibia's independence and evaluates ...
Interview with Legwaila Joseph Legwaila by Jean Krasno
Namibia's path to independence has been considered by some as a successful one, although it was not an easy road. In 1989, Mr. Legwaila was appointed by Secretary-General Pérez de Cuéllar to be the Deputy Special Representative ...
Interview with Arthur Samuel Lall by Jean Krasno
Mr. Lall continued to be an active member in New York research and policy organizations until his death in 1998. Retired at the time of this interview, conducted on 27 June 1990, his interview focuses on the Suez Canal ...