Members of the visiting Iraqi delegation at the Conference on Disarmament, with the country's then Vice President Dr Khudier AIKhuzaie (with blue tie), who has just addressed the conference, one of several 'High Level' speakers. The Conference on Disarmament, established in 1979, is the only forum for nations to discuss multilateral arms control and disarmament issues. It has a primary focus nuclear weapons control and disarmament. 65 countries, and 38 observer nations, convene annually at the United Nations' Palais des Nations building for three sessions of talks totalling 24 weeks.
Conference on Disarmament. Year 34, 2013 Session 1, Plenary meeting 1279. Presidency of India.