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Maurin Picard

Maurin Picard

Maurin Picard is the UN correspondent in New York for Le Figaro and the author "Who Killed 'Monsieur H.?' " (Seuil, 2019).
Maurin Picard

Maurin Picard

Maurin Picard is the UN correspondent in New York for Le Figaro and the author "Who Killed 'Monsieur H.?' " (Seuil, 2019).
September 17, 2019 
Fifty-eight years ago, Dag Hammarskjold, the United Nations secretary-general at the time, set off on a perilous journey across the African heartland. Taking off at 4:51 P.M. from Léopoldville, in the capital of the newly independent Congo, he was due to meet the leader of the secessionist Katanga province. The venue chosen was Ndola, …

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