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Security Council adopts resolution for nuclear-free world

2009-09-24 15:32:00 GMT2009-09-24 23:32:00 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution to stop the proliferation of nuclear weapons in a bid to seek a safer world for all and to create the conditions for a world without nuclear weapons.

The resolution was adopted shortly after U.S. President Barack Obama opened the Summit on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Disarmament, the first of its kind in the history of the 15-nationU.N. body. The United States holds the rotating Council presidency in September.

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