Who Was Dag Hammarskjöld?

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

Dag Hammarskjöld set the standard for integrity and independence that all United Nations secretaries-general are judged against. He pioneered direct diplomacy by a secretary-general to defuse [...]

Likely Assassination Of United Nations Chief Happened 60 Years Ago

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

United Nations -The United Nations is considering reopening its investigation into the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed then-U.N. chief Dag Hammarskjöld after new evidence of possible foul [...]