Iran on Tuesday [Nov. 6] said it would attend a planned summit on establishing the Middle East as a zone free of atomic armaments and other unconventional weapons, Reuters reported. "The Islamic Republic of Iran now finally has decided to participate at the conference in Finland, in Helsinki, in December on a Middle East [nuclear weapons] free zone," according to Ali Asghar Soltanieh,Tehran's envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency. [caption id="attachment_2160" align="alignright"
Archive for November 10th, 2012
New Haven Voters Pass Referendum! “Reduce Military Spending … Create Jobs … Meet Pressing Human Needs”
“New Haven demonstrated again why the General Assembly of the United Nations named New Haven a Peace Messenger City in 1985, one of 56 cities worldwide, casting 23,398 votes for the Referendum on the November ballot calling on Congress to “ reduce military spending; transfer funds to convert to civilian prod ucts; create jobs to rebuild our infrastructure; meet pressing human needs”, declared Alfred L Marder, Chairman of the City of New Haven Peace Commission, who serves as the In