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UN commences nuclear abolition negotiations

UN commences nuclear abolition negotiations

by Alyn Ware, Member of the Abolition 2000 Coordinating Committee. On 16 February, approximately 100 countries gathered at the United Nations for the first session of negotiations on a legal agreement to prohibit nuclear weapons. The participants included two...

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Abolition 2000 nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Abolition 2000 nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Abolition 2000 was this week nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Thore Vestby, Vice-President of Mayors for Peace and an alternate member of parliament from Norway. 'The issue of nuclear weapons came to a peak last week when the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists moved...

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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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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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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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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 2000Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 5:18pm
136 Japanese legislators join global nuclear disarmament statement. Endorsements arrive in New York on the eve of the first meeting of the UN negotiations for a nuclear ban treaty.
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Please sign the global petition celebrating the 50th birthday of the Tlatelolco Treaty.
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