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Reminiscences of Gaafar M. Allagany : oral history, 2002-2003.

Creator: Allagany, Gaafar M., 1936-
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript: 45 p. sound recordings: 2 sound discs (69, 42 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Diplomat.

Scope and Contents

Born Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; memories of childhood; education: Victoria College in Alexandria, Egypt, reminiscences of King Hussein of Jordan, London University; career: Foreign Ministry of Saudi Arabia and Spain, Saudi Ambassador to the United Nations [U.N.]; recollections as U.N. ambassador: death of President John F. Kennedy, 1967 Arab-Israeli war, sympathies with Israel, Commission on Human Rights; perspective on war in Iraq.

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