The Middle East

11 July 1962

The 15th Triennial Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 8-13 July, 1962 in San Francisco, USA:

In view of the series of crises which have taken place in the Middle East, the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom at its Fifteenth Triennial Congress, meeting in San Francisco (Asilomar, California), July 8-13, 1962, urges the vision of the United Nations. The funds now being spent for arms could then be used for the urgently needed economic development of the region.