Top Iranian official off to NY for NPT Review Conference

Director General for Political and International Affairs at Iran’s Foreign Ministry Hamid Ba’eedinejad

Tehran, April 28, IRNA – Director of Foreign Ministryˈs Political and International Department Hamid Baeidi-Nejad heading a delegation departed for New York on Monday to participate in the third session of the Preparatory Committee for the 2015 NPT Review Conference.
  The Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) for the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) will hold its third session from 28 April to 09 May 2014 at the United Nations Office in New York.

The purpose of the PrepCom is to prepare for the Review Conference in terms of assessing the implementation of each article of the NPT and facilitating discussion among States with a view to making recommendations to the Review Conference.

The NPT Review Conferences are being held every five years. The last conference was held in New York in 2010.

By IRNA

 

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