Expected later this month, it would spark the start of talks next year toward eliminating nuclear weapons.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Foreign Minister Pam Goldsmith-Jones, pictured earlier this year, has dismissed a UN-mandated working-group process as having 'failed to bring the states possessing nuclear weapons to the table.' The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia
EDMONTON—“The General Assembly…decides to convene a United Nations conference in 2017, to negotiate a legally-binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination.”
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