|Permanent Representative of Algeria to the United Nations|
|Ambassador of Algeria to the United States|
|Preceded by||Layachi Yaker|
|Succeeded by||Abderrahane Bensid|
|United Nations Special Representative for Somalia|
April 1992 – November 1992
|Succeeded by||Ismat Kittani |
|Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the OAU in the Congo|
|Assumed office |
|UN/OAU Special Representative for Great Lakes Region of Africa |
|Assumed office |
|Born||April 8, 1931|
|Died||20 September 2018 (aged 87)|
|Alma mater||New York University |
Mohamed Sahnoun (8 April, 1931 – 20 September, 2018) was an Algerian diplomat.
Sahnoun was an ambassador of Algeria to Germany, France, the United States and Morocco as well as permanent representative of Algeria to the United Nations.
Sahnoun also was the the Organisation of African Unity's Assistant Secretary General, the Arab League's Assistant Secretary-general, the Secretary-General of the United Nations's Special Representative for Somalia in 1992 and the Secretary-General of the United Nations's Special Representative for the Great Lakes region of Africa in 1997.
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- UNITED NATIONS OPERATION IN SOMALIA I
- United Nations Press Release
- "Document on Mohamed Sahnoun" (PDF). IOFC. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 August 2018. Retrieved 21 September 2018.
- "Mohamed Sahnoun". http://earthcharter.org/about/mohamed-sahnoun/. External link in
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- "UNITED NATIONS OPERATION IN SOMALIA I (UNOSOM I) - Background (Full text)". www.un.org. Retrieved 2017-09-15.
- Press release of the United Nations on 27 January 1997: Mohamed Sahnoun of Algeria nominated UN/OAU special representative for great lakes region of Africa