Abolition 2000 – Global Network to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

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Abolition 2000 youth appeal to world leaders

Abolition 2000 youth appeal to world leaders

As nuclear tensions increase following North Korea’s most recent missile test, young academics, policy analysts and activists from around the world released an appeal calling on world leaders to reduce the risks of nuclear weapons being used and to support United...

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ICAN is honored with a Nobel Peace Prize

ICAN is honored with a Nobel Peace Prize

It has been just 10 years since ICAN first launched its astonishing campaign to ban nuclear weapons. By Alice Slater, originally published on The Nation website here. In Oslo on December 10, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish...

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If you love this planet…

If you love this planet…

As a 13-year-old schoolgirl in 1945, Setsuko Thurlow survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. A beautifully animated short film, If You Love This Planet brings to life Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow’s passionate call to action, on the day that the Treaty on the...

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Pope Francis denounces nuclear weapons possession

Pope Francis denounces nuclear weapons possession

On Friday Nov 10, Pope Francis denounced the possession of nuclear weapons, in what appears to be a departure from the Roman Catholic Church’s position of conditional (and temporary) acceptance of nuclear deterrence and mutually assured destruction. In a presentation...

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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 2000Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at 9:53am
An incredible debate in the House of Lords on the UN High-Level Conference on Nuclear Disarmament, initiated by Baroness Sue Miller, PNND Co-President.
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 at 7:57pm
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 at 4:48am
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 3:48am
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Abolition 2000Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 10:23pm
Press conference today: Bulletin of Atomic Scientists will announce how close we are to midnight (nuclear armageddon). Watch online live.

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