WASHINGTON, DC. (THECOUNT) — The primary lady US secretary of state, Madeleine Albright, who helped steer Western international coverage within the aftermath of the Chilly Conflict, has died. She was 84 years outdated.
Albright’s pssing was confirmed in an electronic mail to workers of the Albright Stonebridge Group, a world technique agency based by Albright.
Albright was a central determine in President Invoice Clinton’s administration, first serving as US ambassador to the United Nations earlier than changing into the nation’s prime diplomat in his second time period. She championed the enlargement of NATO, pushed for the alliance to intervene within the Balkans to cease genocide and ethnic cleaning, sought to scale back the unfold of nuclear weapons, and championed human rights and democracy throughout the globe, CNN.