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James Bond 007 actor Daniel Craig first UN Global Advocate for the Elimination of Mines

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Photos by: Luiz Rampelotto/EuropaNewswire United Nations, April 14 2014 – James Bond 007 actor Daniel Craig Tuesday picked up a “license to save.” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday designated  Craig as the first UN Global Advocate for the Elimination of Mines and Explosive Hazards. In a brief ceremony held at UN Headquarters, the Secretary-General thanked Mr. Craig for his commitment to support the UN’s vision of a world free from the threat of landmines and explosive remnants of war. Ban said, “You have been given license to kill. I’m now giving you license to save.” The designation marked the 10th [Read More]

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