Archive for October 18th, 2018

Spanning 116 States, World’s Five Nuclear Weapon Free Zones Must Use Political Capital to Advance Common Disarmament Goals, Speakers Tell First Committee

| October 18, 2018

Casting a spotlight on regional efforts to advance common disarmament goals, delegates in the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) addressed the current and potential contribution of nuclear weapon free zones to global peace and security, as the Committee concluded …

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LEBANON, GLOBAL LEGISLATORS, OPPOSE GAY DEBATE AT IPU MEET

| October 18, 2018

Legislators from across the world attending the 139th International Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Geneva have opposed plans by pro-gay nations to introduce the LGBT agenda.

Representatives from the pro-gay nations had moved an amendment of the IPU rules to …

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BOTSWANA, SOUTH AFRICA PRESERVE REGION’S LIBERATION HERITAGE

| October 18, 2018

GABORONE-- The significant contribution of the people and government of Botswana to South Africa's liberation struggle has come under the spotlight during a visit by a South African delegation to that country.

Director-General of the Department of Arts and Culture, …

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