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    I put up a press release from the United Nations in its entirety. In the past a press release was never considered a copyright issue considering the purpose of the PR was to make it available to anyone on the planet.

    I just want to make sure that it's AOK to do so. If not, just pm me and I will precis the PR like I do copyrighted material.

    Thanks in advance.

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    is there a way to link the press release?
     
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    My apologies. Here is the link. And thanks for the quick response.

    United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs Provides Small Arms Destruction Equipment to Belize
     
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    As long as you include the link, i don't think there should be a problem given that it's a press release and intended for public consumption.
     
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    Thanks.
     
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    Saved me the trouble of finding the new thread!
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    Same holds for Government and Historical Documents. :)
     
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    hunh?????

    Why US?
     

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