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Sommerfelt, Søren Christian

(Norway, 1916 – 2003) Diplomat, Civil Servant After a year from returning from serving in World War II to a Nazi invaded Norway, Søren Sommerfelt was tapped by the Foreign Minister of the Norwegian Government in exile, Trygve Lie, to be his personal secretary in 1942. When World War II ended, Trygve Lie was elected as the first Secretary-General [...]

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