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Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit

Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit

On 25-26 October 2019 the XVIII Summit of the heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Key points:-

  • The Summit will be preceded by the Preparatory Senior Officials Meeting held on October 21-22 and there will also be Preparatory Ministerial Meeting on October 23-24.
  • Azerbaijan will formally take over the chairmanship of NAM for the next three years at the Baku Summit.
  • Nepal PM Oli and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend the 18th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement.

About Non-Aligned Movement:-

  • The NAM is an international organization.
  • It has 120 member-countries, 17 observer countries and 10 observer organisations.
  • It had its first summit in Belgrade, Yugoslavia in 1961.
  • It was founded during the collapse of the colonial system and the independence struggles of the people of Africa, Asia, Latin America and other regions of the world and at the height of the Cold War.
  • Headquarters:- Central Jakarta, Indonesia
  • It was created by Yugoslavia's President

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