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Image of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Trump amid tensions between both countries

Image of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Trump amid tensions between both countries

Pax Christi: Need for diplomacy and new talks on North Korea

10/08/2017 11:35

As tensions and rhetoric heat up between North Korea and the United States Pax Christi International expert speaks about what can be done to resolve the current situation.

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi

Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, formerly the Holy See's permanent observer to the United Nations in Geneva, calls for dialogue and investment in conflict prevention

AB Tomasi appeals for dialogue in U.S.-N.Korea crisis

09/08/2017 19:06

The Vatican’s former diplomatic representative to the United Nations has called for dialogue and inclusive negotiations to resolve the current crisis between the United States and North Korea

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio and Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York

Holy See doubts attitude change despite UN resolution on WMDs

29/06/2017 12:54

The Holy See has renewed its call for an end to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs), after what it considers a lack of substantial change in the six months following a UN resolution on the issue.

 

Pope Francis (file photo)

Pope Francis (file photo). On Tuesday, Pope Francis sent a message to the "United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination."

Pope sends message to UN conference on nuclear weapons

28/03/2017 11:15

Pope Francis has sent a message to the “United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination.”

 

Msgr. Antoine Camilleri, Undersecretary for Relations with States for the Vatican.

Msgr. Antoine Camilleri, Undersecretary for Relations with States for the Vatican.

Vatican: Nuclear deterrence "must be replaced" by new global ethic

06/12/2016 14:21

Msgr. Antoine Camilleri, Undersecretary for Relations with States for the Vatican, said the “logic of fear and mistrust that is epitomized by nuclear deterrence must be replaced with a new global ethic” during a meeting of the IAEA.

 

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations

Holy See supports Nuclear Disarmament

18/10/2016 09:18

A statement by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, was delivered on Monday about Nuclear Disarmament.

 

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations.

Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations.

Holy See: Peace of nuclear deterrence "a tragic illusion"

27/09/2016 12:39

The Vatican told the United Nations on Monday “nuclear arms offer a false sense of security, and that the uneasy peace promised by nuclear deterrence is a tragic illusion.”

 

One B-1B Lancer bombers deployed by the US military and four S Korean F-15K fighters fly over S Korea, Tuesday, as latest show of force against NKorea

One B-1B Lancer bombers deployed by the US military and four S Korean F-15K fighters fly over S Korea, Tuesday, as latest show of force against N Korea

Korean Church appeals for elimination of all nuclear weapons from the peninsula

14/09/2016 17:31

The statement from the Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace has called on regional actors to eliminate all nuclear weapons from the peninsula and has encouraged dialogue for peace