TITLE

`A man with whom it is difficult to quarrel'

AUTHOR(S)
Duodu, Cameron
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
New African;Nov2001, Issue 401, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the worthiness of Kofi Annan, United Nations secretary-general, as recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize Award. Criticism on the failure of the United States to government to provide assistance; Effort to create world peace; Meeting with Saddam Hussein; Quality as diplomat.
ACCESSION #
5493965

 

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