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The term "WCC document" applies to texts of many different types and levels of institutional authority. Many hundreds of such texts are available on our websites.

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Puerto Rico - Appeal for the cessation of US military exercises on the Island of Vieques
Appeal for Peace and Humanitarian Action in Congo-Brazzaville
South-south summit declaration
Christmas Message 1999
by the Rev. Dr Konrad Raiser, general secretary of the World Council of Churches
Expression of profound concern about the continuing intervention in Chechnya by Russian armed forces.
Yugoslavia [Former] - The crisis is not over! Europe, the Kosovo Crisis and the Churches
Memorandum and Recommendations on Response to Armed Conflict and International Law
Recommendations adopted by the Central Committee and memorandum received and commended to the churches, Geneva, 26 August - 3 September 1999.
Minute on Jerusalem
Message on the extension of the mandate of UNAMET
Indonesia - Protest of travel ban imposed on Central Committee member
Nigeria - Minute on Nigeria
Minute on Peace and Reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea
Angola: Affirmation of ecumenical efforts for peace and justice
The Decade to Overcome Violence (DOV), Churches Seeking Reconciliation and Peace
A Basic Framework For The Decade To Overcome Violence
Brazil - Expression of indignation at court decision to absolve officials charged with responsibility for the massacres of landless peasants
Turkey - Expression of condolences to earthquake victims
Congratulations on the granting of the World Methodist Council's Peace Prize to the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo
Conveyed by letter to Bishop Aldo M. Etchegoyen of the Evangelical Methodist Church of Argentina.
Letter from Jerusalem
Statement on Peace in Angola