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AGM 2016 – Minutes

The Abolition 2000 Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons held its 21st Annual General Meeting in Berlin, Germany on 29 and 30 September 2016, on the eve of the International Peace Bureau’s World Congress, “Disarm! For a Climate of Peace”   Please click here...

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Tony de Brum voted 2016 Arms Control Person of the Year

Tony de Brum voted 2016 Arms Control Person of the Year

The Arms Control Association announced today that The Republic of the Marshall Islands and its former Foreign Minister Tony de Brum, were voted as the "2016 Arms Control Person of the Year." Over 1,850 individuals from 63 countries voted on a list of ten individuals...

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Abolition 2000 Message of Support to L.41 Co-sponsors

To the co-sponsors of Taking forward multilateral nuclear disarmament negotiations (L.41): The Abolition 2000 Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons, at its annual general meeting in Berlin on 30 September 2016, voices its support for the draft resolution put...

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Building a Better World—One Without Nuclear Weapons

Building a Better World—One Without Nuclear Weapons

Barry Ladendorf, President of the Veterans for Peace Board, reports on the international conference in Astana, Building a Nuclear Weapon Free World. Reprinted from Common Dreams. The world is witnessing the unthinkable re-emergence of a mini Cold War between nuclear...

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Overwhelming Majority: Time to ban the bomb

A nuclear working group at the UN concluded its work in Geneva recently and the majority of governments voted to recommended that the UN General Assembly set up a conference in 2017 to negotiate a new treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons. Nuclear weapons are the only...

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Abolition 2000 on Facebook

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The Cold War ended more than two decades ago, but there are still 16,000 nuclear weapons on the planet. Most of them belong to the United States and Russia. The United Kingdom, China, France, India, Pakistan, Israel, and now, North Korea, collectively have fewer than 1000. Abolition 2000 is a global network committed to ridding the world of nuclear weapons, and the terrible danger they pose for life on our fragile planet.
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Sign the Plowshares petition to take nuclear weapons off high alert (readiness to be used within minutes). PNND Co-President Ed Markey is pushing this effort in the US Congress and grass-roots support is needed to convince President Obama to do this before he leaves office.
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PNND Co-President Senator Ed Markey calls on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to not expand nuclear weapons programs.
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