- 1962 - 1972
Series consists of appendices, business cards, code cables, interview transcriptions, memoranda, newspaper clippings, photographs, tables, cables, handwritten notes, letters, reports, translations, agreements, cartoons, drafts, proposals, minutes of meetings, press releases, summary records of meetings, transcripts of press conferences, lists. Subjects include but are not limited to the following circumstances surrounding the Six Day War fund for Arab refugees positions of Israel and United Arab Republic (UAR) on the conflict and requirements for resolution Armistice Demarcation Line violations of Syrian-Israeli border Jordanian attacks on Israeli forces in Jerusalem closing of the Gulf of Aqaba decision to withdraw UNEF forces from UAR/Israeli border Big Four proposals for action in the Middle East terrorism demilitarization of the Sinai Peninsula cease fire Gunnar Jarring's reports on Middle East negotiations implementation of Security Council Resolution 242 good faith accord between Dag Hammarskjold and President Nasser regarding the UNEF in the UAR emergency meetings of the General Assembly death of President Nasser and the ascension of Anwar El-Sadat disunity between Arab states in the General Assembly attack on Government House in Jerusalem appeals made on the part of Iraqi Jews tried and convicted on charges of espionage appeals made on the part of nine Soviet Jews who were tried and convicted of hijacking a commercial airliner in Leningrad selection of Bibiano Osorio-Tafall as the Special Representative of the Secretary-General to Cyprus application of the Geneva Convention to UN forces. Correspondents include U Thant, Secretary-General Michael Comay, Permanent Representative from Israel Abdul Monem Rifai, Permanent Representative from Jordan Ambassador Gunnar Jarring, Special Representative of the Secretary-General to the Middle East Abba Eban, Foreign Minister, Israel Mahmoud Riad, Minister of Foreign Affairs, UAR Colin T. Crowe, Permanent Representative from the UK Constantin A. Stavropoulos, Legal Counsel Golda Meir, Prime Minister, Israel Mohammed El-Kony, Permanent Representative from the UAR Yakov Malik, Permanent Representative from USSR Yosef Tekoah, Permanent Representative from Israel Arthur J. Goldberg, Permanent Representative from the US Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs Lt. General Odd Bull, Chief of Staff, UNTSO. U Thant was Secretary-General from 1961 to 1971.