United Nations


General Assembly

Distr. GENERAL  

20 February 1997


Fifty-first session
Agenda item 16


              [without reference to a Main Committee (A/51/L.67)]

            51/201.  Tribute to Mr. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Secretary-
                     General of the United Nations

      The General Assembly,

      Welcoming Security Council resolution 1091 (1996) of
13 December 1996,

      Acknowledging with deep gratitude the indefatigable efforts and
dedicated service provided to the Organization during the past five
years by Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali,

      Recognizing the high professional and personal qualities he
brought to the performance of his duties and responsibilities,

      1.    Places on special record the many achievements - political,
diplomatic and organizational, as well as reforms - of Secretary-
General  Boutros Boutros-Ghali in leading the Organization during a
period of profound change in international relations;

      2.    Appreciates deeply the contributions of Secretary-General 
Boutros Boutros-Ghali to international peace and security and
development, his services in the promotion and protection of human
rights and fundamental freedoms for all and his commitment towards a
just and peaceful world.

                                                          88th plenary meeting
                                                              17 December 1996

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