Dag Hammarskjold


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Noun1.Dag Hammarskjold - Swedish diplomat who greatly extended the influence of the United Nations in peacekeeping matters (1905-1961)
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NEW YORK -- United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, awarded the Dag Hammarskjold medal posthumously to a Pakistani soldier, Naik Mohammad Naeem Raza, who embraced martyrdom on 27 January 2018 while serving in the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The United Nations (UN) awarded 'Dag Hammarskjold Medal' to 119 fallen peacekeepers, including 12 Bangladeshis, from 27 member states to honour of their supreme sacrifice.
NEW YORK -- United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has awarded the Dag Hammarskjold medal posthumously to a Pakistani soldier Naik Mohammad Naeem Raza who embraced martyrdom on 27 January last year while serving in the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
WASHINGTON -- United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has awarded the Dag Hammarskjold medal posthumously to a Pakistani soldier Naik Muhammad Naeem Raza who embraced martyrdom on 27 January last year while serving in the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Amman, February 7 (Petra)- The Dag Hammarskjold Foundation, in partnership with the West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute, organized an interactive panel on maintaining peace in West Asia and North Africa regions on Thursday.
Named after Swedish economist Dag Hammarskjold, the 815,000 s/f building designed by Emery Roth is located between East 47th and East 48th streets.
A total of 250 UN personnel died while serving in that operation, including then-Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold. Since then, Egypt has contributed to 37 UN operations with over 30,000 peacekeepers deployed in 24 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe, serving under the flag of the UN.
President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbai Jeenbekov opened an exhibition dedicated to writer Chinghiz Aitmatov in the Dag Hammarskjold Library in New York on Sept 24.
Read originated the catchphrases "Right monkey" and "You'll be lucky!" 1961: UN secretary-general Dag Hammarskjold was killed when his plane was sabotaged and crashed in the jungle in Northern Rhodesia.
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At a solemn ceremony marking the annual International Day of Peacekeepers, the UN awarded the Dag Hammarskjold Medal posthumously to the peacekeepers who sacrificed their lives for the cause of peace, during the preceding year.
He will then preside over the ceremony to 'posthumously present the Dag Hammarskjold Medal to 129 military, police and civilian personnel who lost their lives in peacekeeping operations in 2017', the press release said.