Bits From Abroad

November 2011

The Japan Council against A and H Bombs submitted 1,029,031 signatures for a total ban on nuclear weapons to the chair of the UN First Committee and the UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs. 

The Mongolian government has toldJapan government officials that it has abandoned its plans to build temporary stores for nuclear waste fromTokyo andWashington.

 The United Nations Association of Spain has awarded its Peace Prize to Mayors for Peace.