Born into an Armenian-Cypriot family in Cyprus, Sevan was educated at the prestigious Melkonian Educational Institute in Nicosia. He obtained a BA in History and Philosophy at Columbia College, New York, and a further degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Wikipedia*
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Benon Sevan has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Forum.