Women Cross DMZ

Women Cross DMZis an organization led by women working globally for peace in Korea. In May 2015, on the 70thanniversary of the division of Korea, Women Cross DMZ led a historic women’s peace walk across the De-Militarized Zone from North to South Korea to draw global attention to the urgent need to end the Korean War with a peace treaty, reunite divided families, and ensure women’s leadership in peacebuilding. www.womencrossdmz.org

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Thursday, July 11, 2019
Coalition of National Organizations Celebrates Historic Vote in Congress Supporting an End to the Korean War
Today, a coalition of five organizations is celebrating the passage of Amendment 217 in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020. The historic vote represents the first time that Congress has taken a stand on the need to end the nearly 70-year-old Korean War. This amendment, led...
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Statement on June 12 Singapore Summit
Women Cross DMZ and the Nobel Women’s Initiative congratulate US President Donald Trump and North Korean Chairman Kim Jong Un for their historic June 12, 2018 Summit in Singapore. They committed to establish new relations and build a lasting peace and they set forth a process to denuclearize the...
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Friday, September 22, 2017
Global Women Leaders Call On UN Secretary-General Guterres to Appoint Special Envoy to De-fuse Threat of War on Korean Peninsula
In response to President Trump’s threat “to totally destroy North Korea,” at the United Nations General Assembly, nearly 300 women leaders and several major women’s organizations from 45 countries, including South Korea, Japan, Guam and the United States, call on the UN Secretary-General to...
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