Organization of American States

November 1956
International Organization;Nov56, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p659
Academic Journal
This article presents a summary of activities of the Organization of American States. At a special meeting of the Council on January 10, 1955, the representative of Costa Rica requested the Council to take action to protect Costa Rica's territorial integrity and sovereignty from intervention by the government of Nicaragua, by convoking a Meeting of Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, pursuant to Article 6 of the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance, to act as Organ of Consultation in the matter. Other matters discussed include: appreciation to the government of Colombia; preliminary draft statutes for the Inter-American Peace Committee; and the report of the Committee on Inter-American Conferences.


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