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dc.descriptionTypescript. Yale University Oral history project on the United Nations. Includes indexen
dc.description.abstractIn this interview, conducted on 10 January 1991, Mr. Murray recounted the meetings leading up to the creation of UNEF as well as Canada's involvement in dealing with the crisis.en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityMr. Geoffrey Murray (Canada, ) was appointed Senior Counsellor in charge of Political Committee Items for the Canadian Permanent Mission to the United Nations in 1955. During the outbreak of the Suez Canal Crisis in 1956, Mr. Murray participated in numerous meetings and committees that established the first United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF). Prior to joining the Canadian Mission, Mr. Murray worked in the Middle East Section of the European Division in the Canadian Government.en
dc.titleThe 1956 Suez War : an Interview with Geoffrey Murray by James S. Sutterlinen
dc.typeAudiovisual Materialsen
dc.typeSpeeches & Press Conferencesen
undr.contributor.personalMurray, Geoffrey
undr.contributor.personalSutterlin, James S.
undr.contributor.corporateYale University (New Haven, Conn.)en
undr.subject.corporateUN. Military Staff Committeeen
undr.subject.corporateUN. Secretary-General (1953-1961 : Hammarskjöld)en
undr.subject.corporateUN. Security Councilen
undr.subject.corporateUN. General Assemblyen
undr.subject.corporateUniting for Peace (1950)en
undr.subject.corporateCharter of the United Nations (1945)en
undr.subject.thesaurusFOREIGN POLICYen
undr.subject.thesaurusPEACEKEEPING OPERATIONSen
undr.subject.thesaurusSUEZ QUESTIONen
undr.subject.thesaurusORAL HISTORYen
undr.subject.thesaurusPERMANENT MISSIONSen
undr.subject.thesaurusTROOP WITHDRAWALen
undr.subject.thesaurusTROOP-CONTRIBUTING STATESen
undr.subject.thesaurusMILITARY PERSONNELen
undr.subject.personalHammarskjöld, Dag, 1905-1961
undr.subject.personalPierson, Lester
undr.subject.personalEden, Anthony, Earl of Avon
undr.subject.personalNasser, Gamal Abdel
undr.subject.personalDulles, John Foster
undr.subject.personalBunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971
undr.subject.personalEisenhower, Dwight David
undr.subject.personalBurns, E.L.M. (Eedson Louis Millard)
undr.subject.personalCordier, Andrew W. (Andrew Wellington), 1901-1975
undr.subject.personalHolmes, John W.
undr.subject.personalLodge, Henry Cabot
undr.coverage.spatialMIDDLE EAST
undr.coverage.spatialSUEZ CANAL
undr.coverage.spatialGAZA STRIP (STATE OF PALESTINE)
undr.relation.ispartofseriesUN Oral history project (Series)en

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    Series of interviews covering a wide range of world events and issues that have shaped the United Nations.

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