In Geneva, students from Japan call for nuclear abolition

National Aug 31, 2018

In Geneva, students from Japan call for nuclear abolition

Student peace ambassadors from Japan earlier this week called for the abolition of nuclear weapons at a reception in Geneva. In front of about 60 foreign diplomats at an event hosted by the Japanese delegation on the sidelines of the Conference on Disarmament, the 20 ...

National / History May 11, 2015

Gen. MacArthur's watch fetches $75,000 in Geneva

Seventy years after the end of World War II, a watch worn by legendary U.S. five-star Gen. Douglas MacArthur was sold at auction Sunday for 70,000 Swiss francs ($75,000), far above the estimate. The steel Jaeger-Lecoultre "Reverso" watch — a classic model in which the ...