Permanent A-bomb exhibit opens at U.N. office in Vienna

Nov 18, 2015

Permanent A-bomb exhibit opens at U.N. office in Vienna

With this year marking the 70th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the U.N. Office in Vienna has put on permanent display objects and photos related to the horror of nuclear weapons to push for their elimination. Similar permanent exhibits ...

Russia proposes measures to end Syria conflict

Nov 11, 2015

Russia proposes measures to end Syria conflict

Russia has circulated a document on ending the nearly five-year-old Syrian conflict that calls for drafting a new constitution within 18 months that would be put to a popular referendum and be followed by an early presidential election. The document, obtained by journalists on ...

Oct 1, 2015

Kishida vows to achieve nuclear-free world

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, in a speech at the U.N. headquarters in New York on Wednesday, reiterated the country’s resolve to realize a world without nuclear weapons. Seventy years ago, more than 200,000 precious lives were lost in the atomic bombings of Hiroshima, Kishida’s ...