Series Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General - S-1063

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S-1063

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Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General

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  • 1993 - 1996 (Creation)

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No. of Boxes: 23

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S-1063 contains correspondence of Shaharyar Khan, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for UNAMIR. Outgoing correspondence consists of daily and weekly situation reports faxed to the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) headquarters in New York. These reports include graphs and charts of the UNAMIR daily contingent state, and of combat supplies and their usage.

Incoming correspondence consists of: press releases; daily press briefings and summaries of news conferences from the Department of Public Information (DPI); summaries of news from BBC World News, Voice of America and CNN; and the daily news reports of Radio Rwanda. Incoming correspondence also includes humanitarian assistance reports; minutes of meetings of the UNAMIR Humanitarian Assistance Advisory Group (UHAAG); and reports of UNAMIR activities produced by the Situation Centre of the DPKO.

S-1063 also contains the records of Ms. Isel Rivero, the Special Assistant to the Special Representative of the Secretary-General. Included in her records are: speeches, statements and daily schedules of the SRSG; documents pertaining to the expiration of the UNAMIR mandate; and correspondence and summaries of meetings between the UNAMIR and the Government of Rwanda.

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Related to: 1998/0282: UNAMIR Force Commander (FC) records Related to: 1998/0278: UNAMIR Special Representative of the Secretary-General records relating to Humanitarian and Political Affairs, Office of the Executive Director, Spokesman's Office, etc.

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1998/0278

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