- 1961 - 1971
Series consists of code cables, cables, General Assembly documents, letters, aide-memoires, memoranda, handwritten notes, press releases, and translations. Subjects include but are not limited to the following Palestinian refugees political situation in the Middle East 1967 Six Day War and negotiations for cease-fire United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) and personnel issues relations between India and Pakistan United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) political situation in Vietnam junta in the Dominican Republic human rights violations and Organization of American States activities in the Dominican Republic political situation in Cyprus United Nations Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) cease-fire line in Cyprus transfer of West Irian from a Netherlands colony to Indonesian administrative control political situation in the Congo United Nations Operation in the Congo (UNOC) secession of Katanga withdrawal of UNOC Nigerian civil war and resulting refugee crisis United Nations Yemen Observer Mission (UNYOM) independence of Equatorial Guinea from Spain Indonesian threat to withdraw from United Nations development of the Lower Mekong basin International Committee for the Red Cross political situation in Rwanda and Burundi disarmament and personnel assignments. Correspondents include Carlos Bernardes, Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Cyprus Lieutenant-General Odd Bull, Chief of Staff, UNTSO Dr. Ralph Bunche, Under Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs I. S. Djermakoye, Under-Secretary for Trusteeship and Non-Self-Governing Territories Max H. Dorsinville, Officer-in-Charge, UNOC Robert K. A. Gardiner, Officer in Charge, UNOC General Kebbede Guebre, Force Commander, UNOC Nils-Goran Gussing, Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nigeria General Gyani, Force Commander, UNFICYP Sadruddhin Aga Khan, High Commissioner of Refugees Sture Linner, Officer-in-Charge, UNOC General A.E. Martola, Force Commander, UNFICYP Jose Antonio Mayobre, Special Representative of the Secretary General in the Dominican Republic Laurence Michelmore, Commissioner-General, UNRWA C.V. Narasimhan, Under Secretary-General for General Assembly Affairs and Chef de Cabinet General Nimmo, Chief Military Observer, UNMOGIP Bibiano F. Osorio-Tafall, Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Cyprus Bibiano F. Osorio-Tafall, Officer-in-Charge, UNOC Galo Plaza, Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Cyprus Brigadier I.J. Rikhye, Force Commander, UNEF Jose Rolz-Bennett Constantin A. Stavropoulos, Legal Counsel Vittorio Winspeare-Guicciardi, Under Secretary-General and Director-General of UN Office, Geneva Ernesto A. Thalmann, Special Representative of the Secretary-General U Thant, Secretary-General General Thimayya, Force Commander, UNFICYP and Brian Urquhart, Under Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs. Files are arranged by subject, and are chronological thereunder. U Thant was Secretary-General from 1961-1971.
The majority of the code cables are unnumbered.