Pérez de Cuéllar

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Pé·rez de Cuél·lar

 (pĕr′əz də kwā′yär, pĕ′rĕs dĕ kwĕ′yär), Javier Born 1920.
Peruvian diplomat who served as secretary-general of the United Nations (1982-1991).

Pérez de Cuéllar

(ˈpɛrɛs də ˈkweɪjɑː)
n
(Biography) Javier (ˈhævɪeɪ). born 1920, Peruvian diplomat and UN secretary-general (1982–91)
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1993 -- Kuwait University presented former UN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar with an honorary doctorate.
BIRTHDAYS: Javier Perez de Cuellar, former UN secretary-general, 98; Richard Lester, film director, 86; Michael Crawford, actor, 76; Julian Barnes, author, 72; Dolly Parton, country singer, 72; Dennis Taylor, snooker commentator, 69; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor, 63; Stefan Edberg, former tennis player, 52; Jenson Button, racing driver, 38.
Javier Perez de Cuellar, former UN secretarygeneral, 98; Richard Lester, film director, 86; Michael Crawford, actor, 76; Julian Barnes, author, 72; Dolly Parton, country singer, 72; Dennis Taylor, snooker commentator, 69; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor, 63; Stefan Edberg, former tennis player, 52; Jenson Button, racing driver, 38.
UN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar met Saddam Hussein in Baghdad in a last-ditch attempt to avoid war in the Gulf.
1981The UN Security Council chooses Javier Perez de Cuellar of Peru to be its fifth secretary-general
Javier Perez de Cuellar served in Cyprus from 1975-1977 and as UNSG from 1982-1991.
1992: Egyptian diplomat Butros Butros Ghali became the sixth secretary-general of the UN, taking over from Javier Perez de Cuellar.
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) ?
22) For example, UNSG Javier Perez de Cuellar insisted that the UN should not intervene in sovereign member elections even as he agreed to make an exception and send election observers to Nicaragua.
As UN Secretary General Javier Perez De Cuellar warned that all hope of peace had gone, Saddam told his people: "Kuwait has become yours and you may have to die.
Con motivo del sexto y ultimo Informe de Gobierno los autoelogios y alabanzas pretenderan ocultar una realidad que parafraseando al diplomatico Javier Perez de Cuellar nunca antes un periodo presidencial nos habia colocado tan al limite, entre la catastrofe y la supervivencia, como el que dejan los desaciertos de Calderon.
The UN Secretary-General, Javier Perez de Cuellar, came in first, followed by the Afghan and Pakistani foreign ministers who entered the room simultaneously from separate doors.