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It’s still 2 minutes to midnight

It’s still 2 minutes to midnight

Citing lack of progress on nuclear risks and climate change dangers as “the new abnormal,” the Doomsday Clock remains at 2 minutes to midnight, as close to the symbolic point of annihilation that the iconic Clock has been since 1953 at the height of the Cold War. The...

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Save the date: 5 May 2019 – Abolition 2000 AGM

Save the date: 5 May 2019 – Abolition 2000 AGM

Dear friends and colleagues This message is to inform you that our next AGM will take place in New York on the May 5 2019, within the framework of meetings and side events happening during the 2019 NPT Preparatory Conference. More details to follow, but if you plan to...

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Webinar to Preserve the INF Treaty, 17 January 2019

Webinar to Preserve the INF Treaty, 17 January 2019

The Abolition 2000 Coordinating Committee invites you to join an international webinar Thursday, 17 January, 2019: 10 - 11:30 am California; 1 - 2:30 pm New York; 6 - 7:30 pm UK; 7 - 8:30 pm Central Europe. Presenters from the U.S., Russia, Germany and the UK will...

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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 2000 shared PNND: Parliamentarians for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Disarmament's post.Thursday, February 14th, 2019 at 4:04pm
PNND Co-President Ed Markey co-sponsors legislation in US Senate to prevent Saudi Arabia aquiring nuclear weapons through nuclear energy programs
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 at 9:24pm
Christine Muttonen is a former Austrian parliamentarian who served as the President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly from 2016-2017. Jacqueline Cabasso is the Executive Director of Western States Legal Foundation and the North America Coordinator for Mayors for Peace. Alyn Ware is Global Coordinat...
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Thursday, January 31st, 2019 at 6:07pm
Alongside warnings withdrawal from INF would be "stupid and reckless," one signatory to open letter said conflict "should be resolved through the treaty, not by abandoning it."
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 10:40am
French organizations commemorate UN Resolution 1 (1) rejecting nuclear weapons January 25, 2019 [Photo: French nuclear test in Algeria] Seven major peace organisations in France released a joint statement yesterday commemorating the 73rd anniversary of the first resolution of the United Nations Gene...
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Abolition 2000Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 8:27am
"It is 2 minutes to midnight, but there is no reason the Doomsday Clock cannot move away from catastrophe. It has done so in the past, because wise leaders acted—under pressure from informed and engaged citizens around the world."

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