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Laureaat International Four Freedoms Award 1992

Javier Pérez de Cuéllar Laureaat International Four Freedoms Award 1992

Javier Pérez de Cuéllar has served his country as a diplomat in several capacities. In 1971 he was appointed Permanent Representative of Peru to the United Nations. He assumed office as Secretary-General of the United Nations in 1982 and served two terms of office. He has helped to usher in an era in which nations are prepared to respect human rights and to use their collective strength to resist aggression.