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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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 2000 shared a link.Friday, January 19th, 2018 at 6:13am
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Abolition 2000 shared a link.Sunday, January 14th, 2018 at 9:47pm
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Abolition 2000Monday, January 8th, 2018 at 12:54am
UN Security Council to Discuss Confidence-building Measures and Weapons of Mass Destruction, including nuclear disarmament, on January 18.
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Abolition 2000 added 2 new photos.Sunday, January 7th, 2018 at 12:19am
Abolition 2000 youth activists in Bangladesh meet Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmud Ali to thank him for signing the ban treaty and to encourage Bangladesh leadership at the UN High Level Conference in May 2018
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Abolition 2000Friday, December 22nd, 2017 at 6:12am
Excellent update from the Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy

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