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Ortiz de Rozas, Carlos

(Argentina, 1926 – ) Diplomat Mr. Carlos Ortiz de Rozas was nominated by France to serve as Secretary-General of the United Nations in 1971. Although he received the highest number of votes, he received a veto from the Soviet Union and Kurt Waldheim was ultimately elected Secretary-General. Mr. Ortiz de Rozas was the former Permanent [...]

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