Kofi Annan

These latest sanctions against Putin might just work

31 July 2014 12:05

‘Sanctions,’ said Kofi Annan, ‘are a necessary middle ground between war and words.’ Neither the EU nor the US will…

Interview: Kofi Annan

17 January 2013 15:46

Kofi Annan is discussing his extraordinary career with William Shawcross this evening, but for those Spectator readers who weren’t able…

The Spectator presents: an evening with Kofi Annan

20 December 2012 16:13

I’m delighted to announce that The Spectator will be hosting an evening with Kofi Annan early next year. The ex Secretary-General…

Interview: Mary Robinson

21 September 2012 11:22

In 1990 Mary Robinson became Ireland’s first female president. As a progressive liberal, Robinson seemed a very unlikely candidate for…

Annan’s resignation suggests a military resolution to Syrian conflict

3 August 2012 10:28

This is the end of diplomacy in Syria. Kofi Annan announced yesterday that he will step down as international peace…