Iraq co-chairs the Consultative Meeting on Article 14 of the CTBT

BAGHDAD, The Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of Iraq in Vienna, Osama Al-Nashe’ chaired the consultative meeting of Article 14 of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), with the participation of the Belgian Ambassador to Vienna, held at the Vienna International Center.

“The meeting, which was attended by most of the members of the treaty, discussed maters on the next ministerial conference on Article 14 of the treaty on promoting its entry into force, which is expected to be held on the second day of the high-level meetings in September 2019 on the sidelines of the General Assembly of the United Nations at its 74th session. “

They also discussed the message to be sent by Iraq and Belgium as the joint presidency of Article 14 in coordination with the Secretariat of the Technical Secretariat of the Treaty to the Secretary-General of the United Nations to convene the conference in New York.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency