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Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim
Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim

A Celebration of World Peace Day

Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim gives closing remarks after an ecumenical service, reinforcing the importance of promoting peace to escalate human dignity and achieve harmony in all societies.
Language: English
President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim
President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim

International Covenants on Human Rights

U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim speak after the United States signs two international covenants on human rights, noting the U.S. and UN’s shared “vision of the greatness of the human possibility.”
Language: English
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill aboard  a ship in 1941
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill aboard a ship in 1941

Churchill Sound Bites

This programme features some of Winston Churchill’s most noteworthy and colourful excerpts from speeches over the years, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
Language: English
John F. Kennedy, 1963
John F. Kennedy, 1963

JFK at the United Nations

President of the United States John F. Kennedy addresses the UN General Assembly for the final time, during the "relative calm" of 1963.
Language: English