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Ambassador Michele Sison Speaks at the Observance of the International Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Holocaust

01/27/2017 “We now recognize as heroic the small number of individuals who showed the extraordinary courage to save as many people as they could from the Nazis. But most people said and did nothing. That is the behavior the Holocaust teaches us never to repeat, the reason we focus so much on educating future generations about the Holocaust.” – Ambassador Michele Sison
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Remarks at a General Assembly High-Level Dialogue on “Building Sustainable Peace for All”

Ambassador Michele J. Sison U.S. Deputy Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City January 24, 2017   AS DELIVERED On his first day in office, Secretary-General Guterres pledged to make 2017 a “year for peace.” The changes to the UN system that we are discussing today are practical ...
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Remarks at the Opening of the Exhibition “State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda” at United Nations Headquarters

Ambassador Michele J. Sison U.S. Deputy Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City January 24, 2017   AS DELIVERED Thank you so much, Cristina, Madam Under-Secretary-General. Thank you also Mr. Unger, Ms. Pauly, Dr. Luckert for being here this evening. For me, it is truly a privilege and ...
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