Or it does according to this report from the BBC:
The international community must work together to tackle the threat of asteroids colliding with Earth, a leading UN scientist says.
So far, so good.
Professor Richard Crowther's comments come as a group of space experts called for a co-ordinated science-led response to the asteroid threat.
I'm with you.
The Association of Space Explorers (ASE) says missions to intercept asteroids will need global approval.
Sorry, world. We could have saved you, but our permit didn't come through in time.