Kazakh Embassy in Singapore initiates action in memory of nuclear-weapon testing victims

ASTANA. August 2.KAZINFORM — With the help of Facebook social network, Kazakh Embassy in Singapore has announced launching of action called “Arm-to-arm to disarm the world” which urges popular social network users to join the "moment of silence" and to honor memory of the victims of nuclear-weapon testing on August 29 at 11:05 am, the press service of the Foreign Ministry informs.

The timing of the action is assignable. August 29 is the day of Semipalatinsk nuclear test site (Kazakhstan) closing. Owing to the efforts of Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, General Assembly of the United Nations has declared the day as the International Day against Nuclear Tests and hour and minute hands specify the Latin letter «V» symbolizing peace and victory.

You can support the event at the Embassy's web page www.facebook.com/KazakhstanEmbassy on Facebook.

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