Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

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2016 Annual General Meeting

2016 Annual General Meeting

Abolition 2000 is a network bringing together organisations that agree a nuclear weapons free world is not only necessary, it is possible. As all nuclear armed countries are planning to upgrade their nuclear weapons systems at a cost of many billions of dollars, at the same time the majority of countries in the world are calling for negotiations in 2017 on a new treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons. Now is a great time to join the Abolition 2000 Annual General Meeting. read more

The Golden Rule Project – Sailing for a Nuclear Free World

The Golden Rule sails again! In 1958, the Golden Rule sailed from San Pedro toward Eniwetok atoll in the Marshall Islands, to protest against U.S. nuclear tests there. She was twice boarded by the U.S. Coast Guard at Hawaii, and the crew were arrested, tried, and...

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Call for Olympics to have a minute for peace and disarmament

The 31st Summer Olympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this year and its Opening Ceremony is scheduled for the evening of August 5, local time. In Japan, it will be the morning of August 6, a period which includes 8:15am, the time when the atomic...

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Oral Arguments begin in historic Marshall Islands lawsuit

On March 7, 2016, the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the world’s highest court, will begin hearings in The Hague, Netherlands, on the preliminary objections raised by the United Kingdom (UK), India and Pakistan in the nuclear disarmament cases brought by the...

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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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Abolition 2000Sunday, December 4th, 2016 at 5:37am
Chilean parliament event on global nuclear abolition
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Abolition 2000 added 5 new photos to the album: Nuclear missile in Prague — with Nina Delafontaine in Prague, Czech Republic.Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 2:36am
President Obama spoke in Prague 7 years ago announcing his vision of a nuclear free world. But the missiles have not gone away!
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Saturday, November 26th, 2016 at 4:34am
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 10:17pm
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Abolition 2000 shared ICAN Deutschland's photo.Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at 8:34pm