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Synonyms for Waldheim

Austrian diplomat who was Secretary General of the United Nations from 1972 to 1981

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Waldheim sacked Turner as the organisations under-secretary, controller, the tide Turner had had since 1963 (when an undersecretary was the most senior rank below the secretary-general); informing him he was to return to his previous grade of assistant secretary-general.
Papierene Brucke painfully shows the new face of Austrian anti-Semitism that emerged with Waldheim protests.
The story was based on a lecture given by assistant professor at Uclan Dr Klearchos Kyriakides, who pointed out that "the former Secretary-General of the UN Dr Kurt Waldheim, who came up with the idea for BBF after the Turkish invasion, had been a member of the secret services of the Hitler's Wehrmacht.
Authors Jill Desimini and Charles Waldheim of the Harvard Graduate School of Design (one an assistant professor and the other with a named Professorship) have teamed up to present and discuss graphically persuasive examples from both cartography and architecture.
Recently this species was synonymised with Peltastes venosus Fischer von Waldheim, 1839 (Storozhenko 2004).
denonce la sortie hasardeuse du Secretaire general de l'ONU, en la qualifiant d'incompatible avec la position de ses predecesseurs, ayant eu a traiter le dossier du Sahara marocain, de l'Autrichien Kurt Waldheim au Ghaneen Kofi Annan, en passant par l'Egyptien Boutros-Boutros Ghali ou encore le Peruvien Perez De Cuellar.
Ban, who is from South Korea, would become the third UN head to visit Pyongyang in his official capacity, following Kurt Waldheim in 1979 and Boutros Boutros-Ghali in 1993, it said.
secretary-general to visit the reclusive country after Kurt Waldheim in 1979 and Boutros Boutros-Ghali in 1993.
Addressing the Pakistani community at Waldheim Town, London, he said that India's every day firing across the border could trigger a war between two nuclear powers any moment.
Le SG de l'ONU, Ban Ki-moon, qui pourrait faire sous peu une visite dans la region pour relancer les negociations entre le Maroc et le Polisario, reussira-t-il a faire mieux que ses predecesseurs (Kurt Waldheim, Javier Perez de Cuellar, Butros Boutros Ghali et Kofi Annan) ?
Later, Buch joined the United Nations at a senior position and worked as a speech writer for former UN Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim until his retirement in 1991.
As partners in the project, Williams and DPM are now positioned to significantly benefit from its world class deepwater gathering system," said Bill Waldheim, President of DCP Midstream Partners.
And the book begins in the Austria of the mid-1980s when Kurt Waldheim was elected as the country's ninth president.
The Waldheim affair of the late 1980s was another delicate issue.