United Nations Memorial for U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright
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Summary

The U.S. Mission to the United Nations holds a memorial for the late Madeleine K. Albright at the United Nations to honor her legacy as the 64th U.S. Secretary of State and as Permanent Representative to the UN.

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Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations, hosted the event, which included brief remarks by the Ambassador, the UN Secretary-General, the President of the UN General Assembly, current and former United States government officials, former students of the late Secretary, as well as the Secretary’s family. The event featured a short montage of official photos and video from the Secretary’s time at the UN. Invited guests included representatives of diplomatic missions to the UN, senior UN staff, current and former U.S. government officials, and open to other UN badge holders. The event was held in the General Assembly Hall of the United Nations.