NAM reiterates call for total ban on nuclear weapons
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Last Updated: Saturday, May 28, 2011, 16:22
Bali: The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) on the final day of its 16th Ministerial Meeting issued a document calling for the total abolishment of the possession and use of nuclear weapons for the sake of preserving world peace.

The NAM ministers yesterday expressed their deep concern over the nuclear weapons threat to humanity. They stated that the total banning of nuclear weapons in the world was a priority of NAM.

NAM emphasized the importance of the role of its member states to convey concrete proposals for the global nuclear weapons disarmament and total abolishment within a certain time framework.

The meeting coinciding with the 50th NAM anniversary mentioned the Movement's commitment to organising a summit to identify ways and facilities to abolish nuclear weapons as early as possible.


First Published: Saturday, May 28, 2011, 16:22

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