Series S-0166 - United Nations Observation Group in Lebanon (UNOGIL) - records

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United Nations Observation Group in Lebanon (UNOGIL) - records


  • 1958 - 1959 (Creation)

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Size/Number of Items/Parts: 2 linear ft. of textual records, No. of Boxes: 4

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Series consists of cables, correspondence, and reports relating to the activities of the UN Observation Group in Lebanon (UNOGIL), which was set up to monitor internal conflicts between Lebanese political and religious factions. Also includes communications between UNOGIL and other Middle East UN commands, including the UN Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO). Correspondents include Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold, Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs Ralph Bunche, Special Representative to Jordan, Pier Spinelli, UNTSO Chief of Staff, Carl C. von Horn, UNOGIL mission leader David Blickenstaff, and the permanent representatives of countries providing troops to UNOGIL. Arranged alphabetically by subject.

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Related to: 1972/0088: Files of the Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs

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DAG-1/2.1.4 (b.76-77), A/84, 72/88

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