ASTANA CALLS FOR ADOPTION OF A UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF A NUCLEAR-FREE WORLD
Astana. August 6. Interfax-Kazakhstan - Kazakhstan urges the international community to adopt a Universal Declaration of a Nuclear-Free World.
"August 6, 1945 will always be remembered as terrible tragedy of Japan when the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki suffered atomic bomb attacks," the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs says in a press release.
The press release reminds that over 450 nuclear tests were conducted at the Semipalatinsk site between 1949 and 1989.
Kazakhstan calls for adoption of a Universal Declaration of a Nuclear-Free World which would specify a path to a world free from nuclear weapon, the press release says.
"We believe that it is complete eradication of nuclear weapons that can save the world from the tragedies that happened in Hiroshima and Nagasaki", according to the press release.