Assassination of world leaders

Other Names:
Cover-up of murder of top people

Risk of violence and assassination is a daily threat of most world leaders. Apart from indisputable assassinations, there are suspicious circumstances around the deaths of many leaders of governments and organizations.


The death in 1961 of UN Secretary General, Dag Hammarskjöld, in an airplane crash, has never been satisfactorily explained, either as a genuine accident or foul play of some sort.

Broader Problems:
Societal Problems Crime
Society People
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
09.03.2022 – 17:40 CET