Yasushi Akashi

Yasushi Akashi

Yasushi Akashi is a senior Japanese diplomat and United Nations administrator. Akashi graduated with Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Tokyo in 1954, studied as a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Virginia, and later at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Wikipedia*

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Yasushi Akashi has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Speech.

Appearances by Title:c. February 14, 1996 - Present Special Adviser, Office of the Secretary-General, United Nations Videos: 1


Representative, United Nations c. October 6, 1992 - c. February 14, 1996 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • United Nations Peacekeeping

    United Nations Peacekeeping

    Mr. Akashi, who has overseen U.N. peacekeeping efforts in Cambodia and Bosnia, spoke about the proper U.N. role in…

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