Sweden urges fresh look into secretary general death

Secretary-General of the United Nations Dag Hammarskjold (3L) arrives September 13, 1961 in Leopoldville, now Kinshasa, as part of a peace mission in the regionHammarskjold died when his plane went down near Ndola in what was then Northern Rhodesia, now Zambia, on September 18, 1961, but countless studies have failed to nail down the cause of the crash. Ambassador Per Thoresson presented a draft resolution to the UN General Assembly on setting up a panel of experts that would follow up on a report last year by an independent commission that cited new information in the baffling case.

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