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International Coalition Delivers Seven Million Petition Signatures for Nuclear Abolition To UN Chair

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PHOTO OPS:  Dozens of boxes of petitions, UN Chair, NGO Leaders

NEW YORK, UN (May 4, 2010)

WHAT:   NGO Leaders deliver over seven million petition signatures to UN
Chair of the NPT Review Conference.

WHEN:   Tuesday May 4, 1:00 PM

WHERE:  UN General Assembly

WHO:     UN Chair of the NPT Review Conference, Ambassador Libran N.
Cabactulan of the Republic of the Philippines, will receive the
petitions from Mayor Luc Dehaene from Ypres; Alfred Marder, President of
the International Association of Peace Messenger Cities; Hiroshi Taka,
Secretary General of Gensuikyo (Japan Council against A & H Bombs);
Koga Nobuaki, President, Japanese Trade Union, Rengo; Pierre Villard,
Co-President, Le Mouvement de la Paix (France); Kevin Martin, Executive
Director, Peace Action (US); Dave Web, Board Campaign for Nuclear
Disarmament (CND, Britain), and Reiner Braun, Program Director,
International Network of Engineers and Scientists for Global
Responsibility (Germany).

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