Nothing changes: 41 years ago Chaim Herzog
The Jerusalem PostNothing changes: 41 years ago Chaim Herzog defended Jewish claim to HebronThe Jerusalem Post... Security Council debate about Hebron and the Tomb, but in letter to then-UN secretary-general Kurt Waldheim before the debate actually had the biblical verses chronicling the sale of the cave circulated as an official document to the General Assembly.and more »
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 2:47 pm
This Day In History — The End of the
FHSU University LeaderThis Day In History — The End of the Shuttle ProgramFHSU University LeaderGeneral Douglas MacArthur was named commander-in-chief of the United Nations forces in Korea. 1958. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) awarded the first official gold album. It was for the Oklahoma soundtrack. 1986. Kurt Waldheim ...
Posted on 8 July 2017 | 6:03 am
This day in history - The Boston Globe
This day in historyThe Boston GlobeToday is Saturday, July 8, the 189th day of 2017. There are 176 days left in the year. Birthdays: Singer Steve Lawrence is 82. Actor Jeffrey Tambor is 73. Ballerina Cynthia Gregory is 71. Actress Kim Darby is 70. Actress Jonelle Allen is 69. Children's ...and more »
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 9:07 pm
Nigerian great Maitama Sule dies at 87 -
African IndependentNigerian great Maitama Sule dies at 87African IndependentHe became Nigeria's permanent representative to the UN in 1976 during the tenure of Kurt Waldheim as secretary-general of the world body. He was also federal commissioner of public complaints in 1979 and vied for the ticket of the now defunct National ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 9:05 pm
A history of the World Jewish Congress is a
A history of the World Jewish Congress is a portrait of modern JewryCleveland Jewish News... U.S. Justice Department's Office of Special Investigations, who oversaw the WJC's exposure of the Nazi past of a former U.N. secretary-general and Austrian presidential candidate, gives a fascinating insider's account of the notorious Kurt Waldheim ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 1:49 pm
Book Review: The Lady from Zagreb
In this book only, we run into Kurt Waldheim, latter to be UN secretary general and Austrian president, Allen Dulles, a latter CIA chief but then its predecessor OSS' chief in Switzerland and the notorious Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj-Amin Husseini ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 7:04 pm
Nazi hunter to speak at Holocaust Museum
"Now, since we are being diverted by ISIS and other things, it is very important that the crimes of the Holocaust are still being paid attention to," he said. Rosenbaum's best known investigation centered on Kurt Waldheim, former UN secretary general and ...
Posted on 20 February 2015 | 10:32 am
Arnold Schwarzenegger on Denial, the
At his wedding to Maria Shriver in 1986, Schwarzenegger gave an effusive toast to his Austrian countryman Kurt Waldheim. Waldheim had recently become the subject of international controversy when, while running for the Austrian presidency that year ...
Posted on 3 October 2012 | 3:55 am
On this day: Kurt Waldheim is inaugurated as
His obituaries remembered him as a onetime president of Austria and as a former UN Secretary General. But Kurt Waldheim, who was 21 when the Second World War broke out, was also recalled for his reluctance to shed light on his past. His election to Austria ...
Posted on 7 July 2011 | 7:00 pm
Austrian president and UN secretary-general who lied about his wartime service in the German army Kurt Waldheim, who has died aged 88 of heart failure, served two terms as secretary-general of the United Nations (1972-82) before it was revealed that he had ...
Posted on 14 June 2007 | 10:00 am