South Atlantic Peace and Cooperation Zone
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|South Atlantic Peace and Cooperation Zone|
Flag of the ZPCAS
Member countries shown in blue
|Formation||27 October 1986|
|Membership||24 member states|
|Official languages||English, Portuguese, Spanish, French|
|Pro tempore Presidency|| Uruguay
The South Atlantic Peace and Cooperation Zone was formed in 1986 by the United Nations. There goal is to promote cooperation and peace and security in the South Atlantic region. It especially wanted to limit nuclear weapons in these countries.
- BR-AR - Comunicado Conjunto DefesaNet. Retrieved on 2012-04-18. (Portuguese).