Posted by: ctbtonewsroom | December 6, 2013

The Jordan Times publishes article on CTBTO head’s meeting with scientific representetives


“AMMAN — The executive secretary of the preparatory commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation (CTBTO) met with representatives of Jordan’s scientific community on Tuesday to discuss the Kingdom’s role in hosting the Integrated Field Exercise (IFE14) in November next year.

Having met with senior government officials on Monday to discuss the drill, CTBTO Executive Secretary Lassina Zerbo sought to engage Jordan’s scientific community to discuss their role in the exercise and in international disarmament efforts, according to a statement from the meeting’s organisers, the Middle East Scientific Institute for Security.

Attendees were interested in discussing IFE14, which is an international exercise meant to assess the CTBTO’s ability to inspect and verify a suspected nuclear test, the statement said.”

Read full article here

Read the Executive Secretary’s address here

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